Te Whare Taonga o Kororareka

Posts made in February, 2019

Paradise Lost Draws Swedish Ambassador to Russell

Posted by on Feb 18, 2019 in Heritage | 0 comments

Russell Museum, and one of its temporary exhibits in particular, were big hits with Swedish Ambassador to New Zealand, Pär Ahlberger, who made a special trip to Te Whare Taonga O Kororāreka, earlier this week. He was there to promote Russell Museum’s next big exhibition, Paradise Lost, Daniel Solander’s Legacy, which will be one of the most prestigious exhibitions the museum has ever hosted. The exhibition pays tribute to the life of the famous Swedish botanist Daniel Solander  (1733-1782) who...

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