Statement re Te Papa evacuation
Statement re Te Papa evacuation tonight
suspicious package found at Te Papa which saw us evacuate
earlier this evening has been dealt with by the experts and
found to be harmless. Te Papa will open tomorrow as usual.
Our apologies to those who missed out on their school
ball as a result - we understand it's being rescheduled. The
safety of the public comes first at our place of course and
we're thankful for the understanding of those affected.
We appreciate the rapid assistance and expertise of
Police and NZDF. We will work with Police to help in their
further inquiries. "
Geraint Martin, Te Papa Chief
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