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.

Common ring-tailed possum, Pseudocheirus peregrinus, VT2514

Physical Description

Small possum-like mammal with thick short brown and grey hair. Is mounted in an arched standing position on a branch, with head turned toward its PR side. Tail is curled around the upright part of the branch.


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 425 x 330 x 180mm

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