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Discovery World Tropical Forest

419 Great King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 3-474 7474
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Amazing trip!

This trip was so scenic is exceeded our expectations! The commentary was mint and food was... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile

I took my overseas grandchildren to see the butterflies. T We all loved our time with them and it... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Diana R
Palmerston, Otago
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419 Great King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This trip was so scenic is exceeded our expectations! The commentary was mint and food was delicious !

Thank RebeccaDavis26
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I took my overseas grandchildren to see the butterflies. T We all loved our time with them and it is such a wonderful place to visit, We also l strolled through the the other items on display and had a wonderful day there. Very enjoyable!

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Our kids loved this. Was hands on, very informative, and the facility was very inviting. Value was ok considering the extras that come with it in the play rooms and science centre.

Thank Eddedd
Reviewed 10 May 2017

A great place to visir for all ages! The lovely tropical enclosure with a waterfall included is just so nice with the beauriful coloured butterflies flying free in the enclosure with some occasionally landing briefly on you! A great pleasure for all!

Thank kazzaka
Reviewed 31 March 2017

A nice little attraction that the young and old can enjoy. We have been there a few times and the kids (teens included) always enjoy walking around inside. I think if you are from a non tropical enviroment you would find it quite pleasant, unless...More

Thank NesianStyle
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Came here to see the butterflies, and after paying a small fee, entered the area where butterflies are free to fly, and land on the people, causing great interest. The room is at extremely warm, and humid, and one is quickly removing the surplus clothing....More

Thank 62Peter1952
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The grand children had a ball here, they could have stayed for hours. Best to go near the times they bring out the first flight butterflies, that is lovely to see and the butterflies like to attach themselves to your clothing until they find their...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is an excellent place to visit especially wonderful for children as it provides close up experiences to view the butterflies.

Thank mainlanderadventurer
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Very hot and humid gorgeous butterflies, glad we went, part of museum, but need to pay to view them.

1  Thank 29Kathie
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Brilliantly put together in the middle of the Otago Museum, the tranquil enclosure sits at a balmy 34 degrees to create the perfect habitat for the beauty that is the butterfly. You are able to just stroll around and bask in the ambiance of the...More

Thank Brenda B
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