Te Taiao Explorer – primary education visit

Explore the new Te Taiao | Nature exhibition and make discoveries about Aotearoa New Zealand’s unique wildlife.

  • Learning areas and strands Science – Nature of Science; Living world; Planet earth and beyond; Physical world. Health and Physical Education – Healthy communities and environments. Social Sciences – Place and environment
  • Education type Education visit
  • Duration 60–90 mins
  • Suitable for Years 1–8
  • Next available Begins 11 May, 2019
  • Cost $6.50 per student (teachers and parent helpers go free)
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The education programme

Guided by our educators, your primary school students will:

  • explore our brand new natural environment exhibition Te Taiao | Nature
  • see some of the unique flora and fauna that lives (and used to live) in Aotearoa New Zealand
  • learn about the threats facing our natural environment and what they can do to help
  • gain an understanding of Mātauranga Māori concepts around nature and sustainability.



Composite image of Kākāpō. Photo by Jake Osborne CC BY-NC 2.0 & Chris Birmingham, Department of Conservation