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

The genius of bugs Tūhura te pūmanawa ā ngā pepeke

You name it, bugs can do it. Over millions of years, they’ve adapted to make the most of every habitat on Earth. We’re only just beginning to discover their secrets.

Some strike with venom, some dazzle with display. Some are masters of flight. Some come together in complex swarms, and some produce super-strong silk. All have exoskeletons, and all are incredible, beautiful bugs!