Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

No Rain, No Rainforest

Included with your Tūhura Science Centre admission

Tropical Forest

Tropical Forest Demonstration

Have you noticed it's humid in our forest? Ever wondered how much rain a rain forest has? Experience rainy season in the Tropical Forest! Get set to get wet and explore how a rain forest and its inhabitants adapt to the rain. We're opening the heavens to saturate our forest with the most crucial compound in forming life - water! With rain more days than fine, watch how different species have gained different abilities to cope with this watery environment, and witness a small selection of the many millions of species that have flourished there.

2:30 pm daily 15 December 2018 to 27 January 2019