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Otago Museum

419 Great King Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-474 7474
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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 14 February 2017 via mobile

The museum has an excellent butterfly collection. Cameras allowed; room heated. The Otago Museum also has an excellent collection of local artifacts.

Thank Graeme S
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review :)

Reviewed 14 February 2017

I am lucky enough to be working nearby the museum and stop by very often. The permanent exhibitions are full of interesting facts to discover about New Zealand, the Pacific Islands or you can walk to the temporary exhibition space on the first floor (I've...More

Thank ManonNZ
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're so pleased that you enjoy stopping by the Museum regularly! We look forward to seeing you around the galleries again soon :)

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Spent five hours here yesterday loved the kids interactive area and the butterflies were fabulous so good in fact that we went into see them three times, the planetarium was good but not as good as I thought it would be, the only downside was...More

Thank Richard R
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review.

Reviewed 7 February 2017

I wanted to see the museum collection for personal reasons. My grandmother's guardian had donated some items from China and I was curious to take a look - not expecting my children ages 8, 10, & 12 to have so much fun. The butterfly exhibit...More

Thank Polly B
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed your time here visiting the items your grandmother's guardian donated, as well as Discovery World and Tropical Forest. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 6 February 2017

Do not miss this museum. It has very interesting collection, well presented, really good work. I recommend the films about Dunedin and Otago Peninsula and very exciting shows in Planetarium.

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OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review :)

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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Just been to see WE ARE THE STARS IN 3D. An awesome, comfortable and educational experience in the Planetarium. Enjoyed by young and old! Highly recommend this show (one of three available). Rest of the museum is top class too. Loved the cute globetrotting jewelled...More

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OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed our new Perpetual Guardian Planetarium show, We are Stars – 3D, and got to meet our newest resident, the jewelled gecko :)

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

If you like a good strong cup of leaf tea, the Otago Museum cafe is the best! Ask the staff for more hot water for second cup.

Thank Glenice S
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're so pleased to hear to enjoyed the Otago Museum Café :)

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I'm not a museum person, I seem to rush through them. This was actually a good museum to walk through. Lots to see and plenty of information to indulge in. Plus as a bonus it's free. There is a heap of "added costings" these are...More

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OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

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

Reviewed 4 February 2017

Variety of diplays, discriptive. Spent two hours and did not see everything. Free admission would be worth seeing while in Dunedin

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OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review :)

Reviewed 2 February 2017

We went particularly to see the butterflies in the Tropical Garden and were not disappointed. Three levels to walk around surrounded by butterflies flying freely throughout. There were also some quails, turtles and fish to see and some tarantulas ( in glass cases) to see....More

Thank Charmaine182
OtagoMuseumTeam, Marketing Assistant at Otago Museum, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your time here at the Otago Museum and especially in the Tropical Forest :)

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票價多少? How much is the price?
24 June 2015|
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Response from OtagoMuseumTeam | Property representative |
Hello, the Museum itself is free, and donations are gratefully received. Some areas of the Museum have a charge, but you can check that out on our website dubdubdub dot otagomuseum dot nz
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