Maori community house

A house in a house.
Te Papa, the biggest, baddest and best museum of New Zealand, hosts The Marae, a community house of Māori.

 

Interior of The Marae in Te Papa museum, Wellington, New Zealand

Interior of The Marae in Te Papa museum, Wellington, New Zealand

 

Delicate carvings of The Marae in Te Papa museum, Wellington, New Zealand

Delicate carvings of The Marae in Te Papa museum, Wellington, New Zealand