The Great Bug Pub Quiz

Are you a sucker for mosquitoes? Do butterflies set your heart a-flutter? Then scuttle along to our creepy-crawly quiz celebrating the Bug Lab exhibition.

  • When Thu 16 Feb 2017, 6:30–8:00pm
  • Where
    Red Gates bar, Te Papa (access from waterfront)
  • Cost Free event

This event was previously scheduled for Wed 1 Feb but has been postponed until Thu 16 Feb due to poor weather.

Bring your friends and show off your swarm intelligence in an evening devoted to mini-beasts. Entertainer extraordinaire Chris Lam Sam delivers stinging bug-themed questions on music, geography, and more. It’s the bee’s knees!

Drinks and beverages are available for purchase. Over-18s only – no larvae or pupae admitted.

Bug Lab exhibition

Get prepped for the quiz – visit Bug Lab, a spectacular, immersive experience ‘designed by bugs, for humans’. On until Monday 17 April 2017.

Close-up of a tiger beetle


Tiger beetle, 2016. Te Papa