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auckland war memorial museum 2006 |2007 a yEar aT ThE muSEum Powerful exhibitions were a feature of the 2006/2007 year. Top: Vaka Moana (with theCaroline Islands goddess Kave at right) told the story of the migrations and settlement of Pacific peoples. Middle left: Egypt: Beyond the Tomb gave the young Dinomites section of the Auckland Institute members the chance to confront a mummy in Egyptian costume.Middle right: The Vikings brought another culture into focus. Left: The opening of the Grand Atrium with its spectacular "hanging" wooden bowl signalled the completion of a Museum redevelopment programme costing $113 million over 12 years.