Bringing the past back to life with fossilised skeletons and full-size moving models of monsters that ruled the world long before the age of dinosaurs, in a time known as the Permian. Bookings recommended. Buy your tickets now!
Over 140 years ago, two men created what remains NZ’s most famous book on native birds. This exhibition showcases illustrations from A History of the Birds of New Zealand alongside selected bird taxidermy specimen.
An internationally touring exhibition, Wildlife Photographer of the Year showcases extraordinary animal behaviour and the breathtaking diversity of life on Earth in 100 exquisite photographs.
Surprise yourself with some of our rarest and endearing photographic treasures, shown in a new light. Think you've seen it all? We're about to flip your world on its head!
Showcasing historic examples of hand embroidery from the Museum’s vast textile collection alongside modern examples from the collections of Nelson Embroiderers’ Guild members.