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Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
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See the incredible bugs starring in Bug Lab come to life.
2016. Image courtesy of Weta Workshop
Richard Taylor tends to the bees, 2016. Image courtesy of Weta Workshop
Making giant honeycomb, 2016. Image courtesy of Weta Workshop
Not an alien but a jewel wasp, 2016. Image courtesy of Weta Workshop
Find out what Bug Lab is all about and buy your tickets.
Closes 17 Apr 2017
Exhibition Ngā whakaaturanga
They may be small, they may be creepy, but bugs have super-sized powers!