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Otago Museum

419 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-474 7474
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  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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419 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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+64 3-474 7474
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The discovery world is a 'must do' for teenagers or younger children with a scientific bent. Brilliant!

Thank Gavin D
Reviewed 6 days ago

It's amazing to visit the Otago Museum, there is posPolysible learn more about history from Polynesian people and their culture, many others things.

Thank Alexandre S
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for review :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Now I have to make another trip back to Dunedin so I can spend at least half a day here. I honestly expected much smaller exhibits and a more local/rural feel, but this is as good a museum as many larger cities have. Great stuff...More

Thank kiwieric
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review - we look forward to seeing you here again soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't really want to go to another museum, but it was pouring outside and we came in. GOOD IDEA! It was wonderful. There were so many different topics of life covered here that we really enjoyed it.

Thank JoanMarietta_GA
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your review - we're so glad you enjoyed your time here at the Otago Museum!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The entry to the Museum is free, you could give a donation, what you should do to preserve this place! There are a lot of things to see from nz history to exhibitions. There is alsoa big wildlife exhibition. A 'must see' at dunedin. You...More

Thank Friedi F
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review! We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time here at the Museum.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum has a very good exhibits in relations to Polynesian heritage and history. A good place to visit to learn about the aborigines.

Thank Sha_Mohamed
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review - we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So quintessentially Dunedin - a fabulous well-thought out museum in the middle of the city and yet you can get a park practically at the front door! We went to the planetarium for one of the shows and what a great facility that is. We...More

Thank CantonaForever
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review - we're so glad to hear you enjoyed yourself and look forward to welcoming you back again soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a delightful couple of hours in this wonderfully designed museum. The release of the butterflies in the tropical forest was a great sight. There were activities to suit all ages. It was laid out so well that it didn't seem crowed at any...More

Thank Marg22
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed your time here, especially in the Tropical Forest.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The butterflies were very good- possible better than Melbourne zoo. Hands on, and the release at 11 am of all the new stock was a hit, with a very informative lady giving information. The kids room was good for a little,play and explore, and we...More

Thank Eddedd
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your time here, especially the Tropical Forest :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a nice museum with very eclectic collections (natural history, geology, culture, Asian objects, etc.). I would recommend a visit if you have already seen the Settlers Museum (number 1 in Dunedin for me).

Thank FrenchTraveller2013
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for your review :)

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