The receptionist was so nice that she called me a taxi to go to the castle though that was not her job.
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We like museums and Otago is one of the best in New Zealand. I have been before but it was a first time for our son who we thought may be distracted but he was totally immersed. Even a nice cuppa and vege afternoon tea...More
Thanks for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit with your son and look forward to seeing you again soon!
What a fantastic museum! Besides the many floors of interesting displays, the Maori culture and NZ history (including a replica of one of the ship's cabin to enter) there is the Butterfly house off the amazing kids area and the Planetarium. I went to the...More
Many thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear that you and your family thoroughly enjoyed your time here at the Otago Museum and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the future :)
Butterfly hatching program is to be applauded, and well worth a visit. The climate is warm for the butterflies, so also a nice place to warm up from cold Dunedin days... Visit and see for yourself the wonders of God's Creation.
Many thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear your enjoyed the Tropical Forest!
This museum has a lot to offer. Unlike the other museums that I've visited here in New Zealand, Otago Museum has hand-outs that they give away to guests for free. I find it cool so you do not need to read the entire thing while...More
Many thanks for your review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your time hear and look forward to welcoming you back soon :)
Spent a quick couple of hours with the kids having a quick look around. Kids enjoyed getting involved with all the hands on sci eve activities and the butterfly room.
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Great place to take younger kids (4-11), has a lot of games and interactive tools for kids. They also have a butterfly museum, which tops off the trip for the younger ones! Highly recommended
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Revisited recently while staying in Dunedin. Have been hundreds of time with the kids. Nice cafe with good food. The exhibits are a good mix of old and new. Enjoyed the trip up to animal attic and the dinosaur exhibit. Parking can be tricky especially...More
Thanks for your review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your time here at the Otago Museum.
I have visited the museum before but always like to visit again as always something new to see. The Tropical area is just lovely to walk around with the butterflies. Today did not disappoint as we had butterflies landing on us. The Animal Attic was...More
Thanks for your review. We also look forward to seeing you back here when the new science centre has been developed :)
We spend roughly 2 hours here visiting basically everything. The amount of stuff to see is very good and so is the quality. It is always interesting to see the history of the native Maori people and to learn more about their culture.
Thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear your enjoyed your time here at the Otago Museum :)