Insectarium

Enter a world of insect discovery.  Delicate, vivid and amazing, insects fill our world with shape, colour and patterns. Look closely and be amazed by what you discover.

 butterflies
Create My Butterfly with paper and pattern. Flutter your creation as you move through the museum. Become an Insect Artist as you draw a beautiful butterfly or moth. Look closely at butterflies, moths and beetles and discover their colour, shape and patterns with Magnify. Mix and match insects and their colourful wings in Wonderful Wings. Collect Stick Insect eggs for our nursery in Egg Sort.


Daily Discoveries at 11am and 2pm will focus on our live insects in our Creature Feature zone. If you have insect questions, ask our friendly staff or Meet our Curators on Monday 2 April, Wednesday 4 April, Wednesday 11 April and Friday 13 April at 1pm.

Holiday activities recommended for families with children 3 – 12 years.
Some activities may not be available 7 – 9 April. The Museum is closed Good Friday.

Discovery Centre, Level 3.


Event Details

Dates
02 April 2012 - 13 April 2012
Location
Level 3, Discovery Centre
Cost
Free

Of Interest