- A house with a shaking floor simulating an earthquake
- Dinosaur fossils and life-size models
- A sound and light show about the Māori story of creation, and the enduring relationship between the land, its people, and the forces of nature
- A seismic station and other interactive experiences
You can also learn about the role of the Earthquake Commission – a national agency that provides natural disaster insurance – and find out how to stay safe in an earthquake.
Education resource: Awesome Forces teaching resource
Awesome Forces teaching resource
Prepare for some of New Zealand’s natural hazards – earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and tsunamis.
Education resource: Awesome Forces Earthquake House – self-guided education visit
Awesome Forces Earthquake House – self-guided education visit
Feel the earth move and learn how to prepare for the big one on a self-guided visit to Te Papa.