Ever witnessed the first flight of a butterfly? Be there for that special moment and help release the young butterflies to take flight in the Tropical Forest. Join us every morning to learn about the amazing transformation butterflies go through before they can take flight!

Daily
10.30am
Tropical Forest
Free with your Discovery World Tropical Forest admission

Adventure Tour

Mythical beasts are causing chaos in the Otago Museum! Help Magnificent Maxine unravel confusing riddles and calm confounded creatures as she journeys through the galleries to restore order.

Free, 2.30pm
Every Saturday and Thursday from 27 September to 11 October
Meet at the Information Desk

NHNZ Film Screening

New Zealand's talent, facilities and epic locations make it the envy of movie-makers around the world. See how the film industry transforms our beautiful country into Middle Earth, Narnia and beyond.

Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 September, 3pm, Barclay Theatre
Entry by gold coin

School Holiday Shock-buster

Did everything really come from nothing? What did prehistoric people think came before the universe? Journey to the origin of the stars and then decorate your own celestial vessel to take home.

$3 per child, 11.30am and 1.30pm
Wednesday 1 October
Atrium Level 1
Limited places, bookings essential – call the Information Desk on 03 474 7474 or book online at www.otagomuseum.govt.nz
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School Holiday Shock-buster

From unexpected weather to the roll of a dice, chaos is everywhere. Discover how the tiniest change can have ginormous consequences, capture chaos in a bottle and observe the ripple effect!

$3 per child, 11.30am and 1.30pm
Wednesday 8 October
Atrium Level 1
Limited places, bookings essential – call the Information Desk on 03 474 7474 or book online at www.otagomuseum.govt.nz
Book now