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Tyrannosaurs: King of the Dinosaurs
Thu 20 Nov 2014, 7pm–8:30pm
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
Adult $25; Kids, Students and Concessions $10; Friend of Te Papa $12.50
Hear all about tyrannosaurs from world-renowned dinosaur expert Dr Thomas Holtz, visiting from the United States. How did these terrifying creatures evolve, live – and die out?
Holtz takes you on a fascinating journey to explore the origins of tyrannosarus, the environment in which they lived, their adaptations, their feeding habits, and more.
Dr Thomas Holtz
Palaeontologist Dr Holtz is the writer of Dinosaurs: The most complete, up-to-date encyclopedia for dinosaur lovers of all ages (2007). He was a consultant for the BBC’s Walking with Dinosaurs series (1999) and is currently Senior Lecturer in the University of Maryland’s Department of Geology.
Book now – space is limited, so be in quick
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27 Sep 2014 – 8 Feb 2015