Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand

From Monday 27 November – Friday 1 December, the Tūhura Science Centre and Tropical Forest will be closed for maintenance. 
We strive to produce the best experience 
for our visitors and this will allow us to make our Science Centre better for years to come.

Sandwich tern, Sterna sandvicensis, AV3272

Physical Description

Bird mounted in a lowered standing position with head lowered and beak tilted upwards. Wings are folded against body, and the flight feathers are long and cross over at back.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 170 x 410 x 125mm

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