Te Taiao: Ngā Kaitiaki

Explore Te Taiao | Nature exhibition Te Papa’s stunning natural history exhibition

Learning areas and strands

Social Studies, Mātauranga Māori, Science, English

Education type

Education visit


60 minutes

Suitable for

Years 1–10


$6.50 per student (free for teachers and parent helpers)

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Guided by our educators, your tamariki will:

  • discover how unique Aotearoa New Zealand is – from the land and its formation to native fauna and flora

  • explore concepts around sustainability and kaitiakitanga– how do we look after and care for our environment

  • gain an understanding of Mātauranga Māori concepts around nature and sustainability.

This is a highly adaptable programme – let us know what you are looking at in class!

Touching models of kiwi feet, 2019. Te Papa

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