It’s the biggest colossal squid ever caught! Find it in Ngā Kaitiaki | Guardians.
Colossal squid, the most massive invertebrates on the planet, make their home in the cold depths of the Southern Ocean.
Watch a video about how our specimen got from Antarctica to Te Papa, and learn about its bizarre anatomy – touch models of its beak and a tentacle hook.
Activity book: Code your own colossal squid game
Code your own colossal squid game
Learn the basics of coding and create a game that explores the life of the colossal squid.