Te Papa is open. Visiting Te Papa under Alert Level 2
Kei te tuwhera a Te Papa. Te toronga mai ki Te Papa i raro i te Pae Mataara 2

The anatomy of the colossal squid

Before 2003, when the first giant squid was caught, no one had ever seen an intact colossal squid before. The three colossal squid at Te Papa have given scientists a unique opportunity to examine its bizarre anatomy.