Vehicle access: Our vehicle entrance will be reduced to one lane from 25 July until the end of November 2022, due to the construction of a new set of traffic lights outside Te Papa.
Info about vehicle access to Te Papa 25 Jul – Nov 2022

Canada Welcomes Whales Tohorā

1 March 2012

Tere tohorā, Tere tangata - Where whales go, people follow

This exhibition explores the amazing world of whales and a unique blend of science and storytelling, draws on one of the largest whale collections in the world. See enormous skeletons, explore whaling history, build a dolphin and more, from the collection at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

Whales: Tohorā is now open at the Canadian Museum of Nature.

This exhibition has been touring North America since 2008 - and has previously visited Canada when it was at the Ontario Science Centre in late 2010.

For more information about Whales: Tohorā in Ottawa, check out the Canadian Museum of Nature.