Dinosaurs – Colossal Fossils
Find out which types of dinosaurs once roamed the land in Aotearoa.
- Years 1-8
- $5 per student
- Terms 3 and 4, 2018
- Auckland Museum Weird & Wonderful discovery centre, Origins gallery
- New Zealand Curriculum
- Nature of Science, Planet Earth and Beyond
- Related galleries and exhibitions
- Origins and Weird & Wonderful
Students will get hands-on with replica dinosaur bones and explore the characteristics of well-known herbivore and carnivore dinosaur species by observing and identifying their differentiating features. Other topics of investigation include extinction, and Aotearoa’s own prehistoric reptile, the tuatara.