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Reviewed yesterday

Must visit if in Dunedin. The tiling is very special and beautiful. Also the farmers market here on a Saturday is well work a look. Gorgeous local and items from central Otago available.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lucy T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My kids have so much fun to go around and inside the train. Walking on the stone to experiance the railway. It is all free of charge. Also can walk across the bridge to catch the train. Outside have a very beautiful garden.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Amykyle
Reviewed 3 days ago

What an incredibly beautiful historic building! Add in the sports museum and art gallery and you can easily spend a couple of hours.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful train station in Dunedin. Very old fashioned with gorgeous tiles. Definitely worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kirajs
Reviewed 4 days ago

This building is reportedly the most photographed in the South Island of New Zealand and it is spectacular. Gardens outside are wonderful and the interior is historic craftwork. Also visit the sport museum inside which has a great set of exhibits.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 466barryn
Reviewed 4 days ago

The station is an amazing place to visit even if you are not taking a trip. The architecture is fabulous. We also visited the Hall of Fame that is situated inside the building and very cheap to enter, great information, well set out. This is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jussy2013
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sitting proudly on the edge of town is this magnificent building. Sadly it no longer operates a scheduled commuter service, but a tourist train goes from here. Take the time to have a wander around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Oz-Amanda
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is interesting for lovers of railway history. The low rating is only because it was not my thing. The building is nice and has been maintained well.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank neels80
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take in the atmosphere, pop to the outdoor Saturday market, take a train ride or visit the gallery, lots of options

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carriem41743
Reviewed 4 days ago

This building is the most photographed building in the Southern Hemisphere. It houses the New Zealand sports hall of fame and definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
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13 February 2018|
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Response from on2it2 | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of parks near the railway station that are $5 for the day, pay and display. There are signs on the side of the road that will show what the maximum parking time is. The pattern seemed to be, the further you... More
21 July 2017|
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Response from 862monicac | Reviewed this property |
Not that i saw 😬
21 August 2015|
Response from JJKiwiKid |
yes you can go trough the Taieri Gorge and then to middlemarch but if you dont have much time its not worth it