Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand


Paid admission

Photo credits
Butterfly: Stephen Jaquiery
Blue morpho: Stephen Jaquiery


Visit Tūhura, our stunning science engagement development. The Tūhura Otago Community Trust Science Centre has over 45 hands-on interactives, including a giant DNA-inspired helical slide, and a three-tier tropical butterfly enclosure.

Your science centre admission ticket provides access to the multi-screen, laser-activated Beautiful Science gallery. You can also combine your science centre experience with a planetarium show with our special Tūhura combo deals.

Tickets and annual passes are available from the Museum Shop.

Annual passes entitle the pass-holder to:

  • Unlimited access to the Tūhura Otago Community Trust Science Centre
  • Invitations to exclusive pass-holder events
  • 20% off tickets to the Perpetual Guardian Planetarium
  • 10% off items from the Museum Shop and Museum Cafe (some exclusions apply)
  Otago Community Trust
Science Centre
Perpetual Guardian 
Science Centre + 
Planetarium COMBO
Adult $15 $10 $20
Child (3–18) $10 $7 $13

2 adults + 2 children

$45 $34 $60
1 adult + 3 children
$41 $31 $55

Student, Senior 65+. 
Community Card Holder with ID

$14 $9 $18
Annual Pass:
Annual Pass:

Annual Pass:
Student, Senior 65+,
Community Card Holder with ID

 Add $2 per person for 3D Planetarium shows