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Sunlight - Ihi Kōmaru

Sunlight - Ihi Kōmaru

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  • Wed 10 Aug ’16, 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Thu 11 Aug ’16, 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Fri 12 Aug ’16, 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sat 13 Aug ’16, 9:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sun 14 Aug ’16, 9:00am – 5:00pm
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Rotorua Museum, Oruawhata Drive, Government Gardens, Rotorua


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Adult museum admission: $20.00
  • Child museum admission: $8.00
  • Senior museum admission: $18.00

Discover the secrets of the sun in this hands-on, interactive exhibition. Sunlight - Ihi Kōmaru explores the massive impact the sun has on our life on earth, including how crucial it is to our very existence and the prominent role it plays in cultures across the world.

Ever wondered what the Sun sounds like? Climb into our giant inflatable sun and find out! Play with mirrors, prisms, lenses and lasers to discover the surprising behavior and properties of light. Find out that white light is actually very colourful! Explore the full spectrum of sunlight and be amazed at the many technological uses humans have found for each frequency.

Just how fast is the speed of light? Race your friends and family and find out how long it would take you to reach the moon!

There is plenty to do, discover and learn at this enthralling exhibition for all ages.

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