June, 2019

This is a repeating event

Sat01Jun10:00 am5:00 pmMighty Small Mighty Bright exhibition at MOTATMore dates10:00 am - 5:00 pm MOTAT, 805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, AucklandType:Exhibition,School holidays,Science & TechWhere:Central AucklandAges:School age children (5 to 12 years)

mighty-small-mighty at motat


(Saturday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



805 Great North Rd, Western Springs, Auckland

Event Details

Have fun exploring cutting-edge science in this inspiring new family exhibition at MOTAT

Hands-on interactives will help visitors get to grips with the science of photonics, advanced materials and nanotechnology.

How do you bend light? How small is nano? How are advanced materials being used in our everyday lives? This thought-provoking exhibition aims to inspire kids to engage with STEM subjects and have fun along the way.

Mighty Small Mighty Bright is the result of an exciting partnership between MOTAT, The Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies, The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, and Otago Museum.

Recommended for families with children aged 8 to 12 years.


Included as part of MOTAT’s usual admission charges which are:
* Children under 5 are FREE
* Children 5 to 16 years old are $10
* Adults $19
* Family Pass $45