125 Elliot St
Howick, Auckland 2014
Lecture: ‘Hidden Treasures – Hidden Atrocities: Archaeology, Discovery and Resistance.’
Slideshow presentation ‘Hidden Treasures and Hidden Atrocities’. Discover archaeological finds in Poland. Unearth the links between Polish New Zealanders, World War 2, the Resistance movement and Solidarity.
Plus: Documentary film ‘The Art of Sharing: Poland for World Heritage’ (PG). Polish archaeology around the world, from Egypt and Palmyra to Ankor, South America and Easter Island.
Extra film, in Polish language only, is available in the evening presentation for those who have a particular interest in the Powazki Cemetery.
‘Kwatera L’ [‘L’ Quarter]. (2013). Contains sensitive material.Archaeologists, forensic scientists and anthropologists work to identify victims of suppression.Among the dead hidden in Powazki Cemetery Warsaw are national heroes of the Polish Underground Army, Resistance and early Solidarity movements. Polish language only, no subtitles.
Museum will be open from 6pm.
Complimentary coffee / tea available.