WHALES | TOHOR?
July 1 - September 14, 2010
For centuries, whales have captured our imaginations and ignited our emotions. But how much do we really know about these awe-inspiring creatures? Through a unique blend of interactive science and storytelling, this exhibit invites you to dive deep into the fascinating world of whales. Discover the whale-riding traditions of the South Pacific, learn about the origin of whales, gaze at colossal whale skeletons, and more. Download the activity sheet below for use during your visit (printer required). Photos © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, 2008 Whales | Tohor? was developed and is presented by the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. This exhibition was made possible through the support of the New Zealand Government and the Smithsonian Institution.