Every Theatre tells a story.

Welcome to the historic Mercury
theatre in Auckland.

Important update.

The Mercury Theatre has temporarily closed until 2026. We have just completed earthquake strengthening the Theatre, and with undertaking a significant refurbishment, to return it back to its former glory.
Since 2019 we have been working with various engineers, architects, consultants, heritage specialists, and the music industry on a plan to ensure the Mercury Theatre remains an iconic venue for future generations.

View a timeline of our story so far.

Come join us for a walk through the history of the Mercury Theatre.

Partner with The Mercury Theatre.

Help us raise $24M to restore and refurbish the Mercury Theatre.

Since 1910 the Mercury Theatre has been entertaining families for 113 years. Help us achieve our plan so future generations will get to experience the same fond memories we have all enjoyed.

Companies and Consultants involved in the redevelopment of the Mercury Theatre

Detailed history of The Mercury Theatre.

Read a detailed account of the Theatres History from the Heritage Conservation Plan.

View our
photo gallery.


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