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Family Fun: DeClassified


Sun 1 Mar 2015, 11:30am–3:00pm

Where: Te Papa, 55 Cable St, Wellington

Restrictions: All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Admission: Free

Listed by: tepapaevents

Calling all science fans and nature lovers! Bring a spider to an expert, learn to spot fascinating ferns, and make your own take-home spider on our family fun day.


11.30am–1.30pm: Spider session, NatureSpace, Level 2
- Bring a spider (Frozen and in a sealed container!) to discuss with our arachnid expert, Phil Sirvid.
- Make your own eight-legged creature.

1.30pm–3pm: Fern and spider hunt, Bush City, Level 1

Discover New Zealand’s ferns with botanist Leon Perrie, and hunt for ferns and spiders outside.

Find out about recent plant and animal discoveries by Te Papa scientists in DeClassified! Nature’s secrets exposed at Te Papa, Level 3.

Image credit: Jonathon Kelso

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