He Tohu is a permanent exhibition of 3 iconic constitutional documents that shape Aotearoa New Zealand.
- 1835 He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tireni — Declaration of Independence of the United Tribes of New Zealand
- 1840 Te Tiriti o Waitangi — Treaty of Waitangi
- 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition — Te Petihana Whakamana Pōti Wahine
See these fragile and priceless documents in the document room, which is inspired by the form and function of a waka huia – treasure container. Experience the state-of-the-art conservation space, designed to preserve the documents for generations to come. Enjoy the interactive displays that allow you to engage with the documents and discover your own personal connections.