We really enjoyed our trip-it was not only for the kids, but we found it interesting to understand why this area is so active. There are some interesting videos playing in another room, and the earthquake simulator is the focus
Volcanoes are actually found regularly, and how to use volcanoes is a topic for mankind.
It is a volcano observatory, you can learn a lot about volcanic activity
A volcano observatory, a complete facility that can collect information and forecasts about earthquakes and volcanic activity
In Taupo's Volcanic Activity Centre (Volcanic Activity Centre) you can visit Taupo's volcanic activity area. So so, it's better to see Rotorua
This place explains all about New Zealand's volcanic activity. Not a very big place but quite informative. Was a while since i have been here but well worth it.
Little old and out dated. Would have been nice is staff/people were walking around to explain and ask questions. Only one non friendly lady at the front desk which is only to take money.
explains all about New Zealand's volcanic activity. Not a very big place but quite informative . Go in the carriage to experience what the Christchurch earthquake felt like
Not really suitable for children. Expected something more interactive and "exciting " for 2 small boys who LOVE volcanoes. The displays do contain a lot of information, but the presentation is d...
There is plenty of information on the walls if you have the time and inclination to stand there and read it all. Some of the exhibits are interactive although the technology is 1950s possibly 1940s. ...