Calling all dinosaur adventurers big and small, there is so much to experience these school holidays at Auckland Museum.
Meet awesome prehistoric creatures, from cute baby dinos to some of the largest carnivores and herbivores that have ever walked the planet! Erth’s interactive theatre performance is not to be missed.
If you haven’t met Peter the T. rex yet he awaits you at Te Ao Mārama South Atrium. At 12 metres long and almost 4 metres high, this unforgettable encounter is free with Museum entry. Peter the T. rex is one of the most complete T. rex skeletons ever found, but how did he meet his fate? Come along, use the interactive displays and discover the amazing story hidden in the bones.
Erth’s Meet awesome ‘alive’ prehistoric creatures in this fun, educational and unique theatre performance. The perfect school holidays experience for kids aged 5 and older. Sensory-friendly performances are also available. This is only on for a limited season, click here for more information and to book.
Back by popular demand. Your young ones will be enthralled, witnessing epic dino battles and prehistoric adventures in this series of free storytelling sessions. In these fun storytelling sessions, you’ll delve into what secrets a fossil can tell us, which dinosaurs had the greatest conflicts, and get an up-close look at some of the amazing defences and adaptations that had evolved over that time. Click here for more details.
After you’ve finished exploring why not dine ‘Jurassic Style’ at the Tuitui Museum Bistro & Cafè, the little adventurers can try their very own T.rex themed platter & the big adventurers can dig into some decadent ribs.