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Colossal Squid Exhibition at the Western Bay Museum

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  • Free Admission

Dates

  • Mon 30 Sep 2024, 10:00am–4:00pm

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All Ages

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Discover the awe-inspiring world of the Colossal Squid at the Western Bay Museum! From 4th July to 30th September 2024, immerse yourself in the wonder of this rare creature at the highly anticipated exhibition, Colossal Squid Ngu Tipua is developed and toured by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

Delve into the captivating science and hidden marvels behind one of New Zealand's most remarkable natural history specimens. Only eight adult colossal squid have ever been scientifically documented, making this exhibition a truly unique opportunity to uncover its mysteries.

Step up to our interactive table and explore an array of fascinating objects, including the lens from a colossal squid's eye, a segment of its tentacle, and even a complete miniature squid - a tiny counterpart to its colossal relative. Get hands-on with touchable rotating models of a squid's tentacle hook and the colossal squid's beak, as you embark on a journey of discovery like never before.

Free Entry
Open 7 days a week
Monday to Friday 10:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays 11:00am to 3:00pm

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