Take a tour of Elam

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Comprehensive tours of Elam are available for prospective students, teachers, parents and anyone else who is interested in what we do. You will be able to chat about our programmes and visit our studios, library (the best fine arts library in New Zealand), gallery spaces, workshops (wood, metal, print), spray booth, state-of-the-art HD suite, digital hub and dark rooms.



Elam is situated at The University of Auckland’s City Campus, so while you're there you can also check out other facilities such as the Recreation Centre, banks, cafés, Shadows Bar and other hubs of student life.

All tours meet at the Creative Arts and Industries Student Centre, Level 2, Building 421 (Architecture and Planning Building), 26 Symonds Street. Parking is available under the Owen G. Glenn Building, Grafton Road. Map

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Tours for future Bachelor of Fine Arts students

Elam Tour Dates

Tours of our Fine Arts facilities start at 9.30am from the Creative Arts and Industries Student Centre. 

This year, tours will be running on the following dates:

Tuesday 11 April
Thursday 25 May
Tuesday 20 June
Thursday 20 July
Tuesday 8 August
Saturday 2 September - Courses and Careers Day*
Tuesday 26 September
Thursday 19 October
Grad Show mid - late Novermber (TBA)

* Tours will run regularly on Courses and Careers Day. 

You can book an Elam tour here

Postgraduate Tours: For those interested in tours of our postgraduate facilities, please contact info-creative@auckland.ac.nz. Postgraduate tours can be arranged at any time throughout the year.