Celebrate the dinos of Patagonia in true South American style at this lively fiesta.

  • When | Āhea Fri 16 Feb 2024, 6.00pm–10.00pm
  • Where | Ki hea
    Amokura exhibition space, Level 4, and the Amphitheatre, Level 1
  • Cost | Te utu Adult: $45.00 ; Concession: $40.00; Child: $25.00

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From 6pm–10pm. Book viewing times for 6.30pm, 7.00pm, or 7.30pm.

Sample South American cuisine, quench your thirst at the outdoor bar, dance the night away to the rhythmic beats of salsa, samba, and tango, and enjoy fiery live performances.

Includes exclusive late-night access to the exhibition Ngā Taniwha o Rūpapa | Dinosaurs of Patagonia

Don’t miss this unique fusion of colourful culture, music, and history. Get your tickets now for a memorable night under the stars!

Two women at a party with a drink in their hands and looking at a tray of canapes.


Canape Service, 2022. Photograph by Ricky Situ. Te Papa (223626)

Ngā Taniwha o Rūpapa | Dinosaurs of Patagonia produced by Te Papa and Museo Paleontológico Egidio Feruglio (MEF), Argentina