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

Live at the Otago Museum

Join Linda Munro as she entertains with a wide-ranging repertoire of modern favourites to get your toes tapping!




Sunday 7 September, 1pm, Atrium Level 1
Free

Change My Mind Series - WW100 Centenary

Does remembering history help us, or are we doomed to repeat the lessons? How should we commemorate war without glorifying it? What should we be remembering and passing on to future generations?

Celebrate WW100 by joining us in the Museum Café for a facilitated discussion around this WWI hot topic. Voice your opinion and prepare to have your mind changed. Professor Kevin Clements, Chair of Peace and Conflict Studies at University of Otago, and George Davis, Research Fellow at the University of Otago History Department will facilitate.

Sunday 7 September, Otago Museum Café, 5.30pm–6.30pm
Suitable for ages 18 and over, refreshments and cash bar available
Free

Live at the Otago Museum

Experience exceptional harmonies with The Foxy Tones as this local trio takes you on a musical trip down memory lane.


Sunday 14 September, 1pm, Atrium Level 1
Free

Live at the Otago Museum

Join the Knox Children's Choir as they sing a variety of beautiful hymns.


Sunday 21 September, 1pm, Atrium Level 1
Free

Living Culture Workshop

Learn the living art of korowai weaving with Robin Hill, a member of the Ocean View Weaving Group and author of the blog Robin Weaves Korowai. Try your hand at basic knots or work your way up to your first cloak. Starter kits are available on the day for $35. Nau mai, haere mai – everyone is welcome!

For more information call the Otago Museum on 03 474 7474.

Sunday 21 September, 2pm, Atrium Level 1
Free
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