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Tyrannosaurs: November Sleepover


Sat 15 Nov 2014, 7:00pm–12:00am

Where: Te Papa, 55 Cable St, Wellington

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • General Admission: $90.00
  • Additional fees may apply

Listed by: tepapaevents

Spend the night in the Tyrannosaurs – Meet the Family exhibition with Scotty the T.rex! There will be tours by torchlight, dinosaur activities and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I book tickets? On the Te Papa website.

Will Scotty the T.rex be there? Scotty the Fossil T.rex will be there. Unfortunately Scotty the Puppet T.rex will not be at the sleepovers.

What time is the Tyrannosaurs sleepover? 7pm - 8am

How old do I have to be? Children should be aged between 6-12 and must be accompanied by a parent/caregiver. This event is primarily for kids, so adults can only attend if they are accompanying children.

Where do we park? You can park in the main Te Papa carpark. Parking cost will be included in your ticket price.

Where do we check in? You can check in at the main Te Papa entrance between 7pm and 7:30pm.

What should we bring? A sleeping mat or mattress, for space reasons we don’t allow air beds. Overnight equipment: bedding, pillow, sleeping bags, torch, toiletries, warm clothes.

What types of food will be served at the sleepover? Please make sure you’ve eaten dinner before you arrive. We’ll provide a light snack in the evening and a continental breakfast in the morning.

Where do we sleep? You will be sleeping in the Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family exhibition.

What if someone cancels in our group? Refunds are available up until seven days before the event.

Can we bring our own food and beverages into the Museum? It is Ok to bring well sealed bottles of water but food is not permitted in exhibition spaces. If you have any special dietary requirements and require access to food, please let us know when you register and we’ll make arrangements.

How much of the Museum will be open? You’ll spend most of your time inside the Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family exhibition. Food will be served in espresso café, level 4.

What if someone gets sick? You can leave early and we will assist with any necessary arrangements to make sure you are safe

Can we leave early? Yes, but we’ll need to know in advance, please let us know when you register.

Will the Shop be open during the sleepover? The Tyrannosaurs: Meet the Family shop will be open in the morning.

Are the sleepovers wheelchair accessible? Yes, Te Papa is fully accessible. Please let us know if you need wheelchair access when you register.

Where do we change into our sleeping clothes? VISA Gallery Bathrooms.

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