Te Papa is closed until further notice. Te Papa Covid-19 coronavirus information
Kua aukati a Te Papa kia puta rā anō he pānui. He mōhiohio nā Te Papa mō Covid-19 huaketokarauna
Delve into the forces that shape Aotearoa, see how Te Papa’s treasures are kept safe during tremors, and play with an earthquake simulation in Minecraft.
To protect against the risk of covid-19, education visits aren’t happening until further notice.
Introducing a new, fun and imaginative approach to earthquake education! Developed in partnership with the Earthquake Commission (EQC) the programme uses a unique Minecraft Mod to simulate earthquakes and allows participants to take an experiential, collaborative and playful approach to learning.
This learning programme involves educator-led exploration in and around Te Papa and a digital experience in Hīnātore Learning Lab using Minecraft. Explore earthquake dynamics and the ways we can take action and be safe in the event of a quake, Fix. Fasten. Don’t Forget!
Guided by our educators, your primary school students will:
This learning programme is not an official Minecraft product and is not associated with or approved by Mojang.