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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%
  • Poor1%
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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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Reviewed 26 April 2012

Displays are nice, discovery world run down and could do with a good clean. Prices in the cafe are terrible.

Thank Morfdawg
Reviewed 26 April 2012

I really enjoyed this museum, especially the ancient artifacts. Amazing to see such old relics. The butterfly enclosure was brilliant and even saw a little madagasca day gecko climbing about. Had lunch at the Museum and thoroughly enjoyed it. Entry was by donation only, so...More

Thank Rex S
Reviewed 19 April 2012

New Zealand's national museums are world class. This is a fascinating museum for both New Zealand residents and tourists. Moreover, it has a beautiful front lawn for picnics, a spacious cafe and a great gift shop. Don't miss it. And return again next time you're...More

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 18 April 2012

This was great, to learn about New Zealand fully from flora and fauna to geology and the history of it`s occupation was to understand what it is all about. This was my third trip to NZ , how I wished I could have seen this...More

Thank ELAMARBAR
Reviewed 17 April 2012

wonderful,easy acess to displays and very informative.

Thank Lynette M
Reviewed 4 April 2012

the butterflies are exceptional, but I especially like the pacific history and the tangata whenau area.

Thank Bjt3
Reviewed 4 April 2012

I went to the butterfly exhibit in the museum which was just unreal. It was an actual rainforest in the museum with 1000's of live butterflies flying around, landing on you etc! There was also birds and turtles. The science section is also fun... It's...More

Thank Ash_Halpin
Reviewed 2 April 2012

we visited the museum just for the butterlies exhibition, it was wonderful to be able to walk in their enclosure and get up close with the butterflies. they had fantastic colouring. I wished we had more time to do the whole museum. you probably would...More

Thank vicki75
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Alot better than what we expected, spent soo much time in the Museum before going through to the butterflys ( a certain 4 year old thought the Moa bones where that of dinosaurs...) the butterflys are amazing and the games and things you can do...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 28 March 2012

We went along on a wet day and were particularly interested in the butterfly house . We were not disappointed . A large indoor space with about 50-100 butterfly's and moths loose inside. They ready do land on your hand! Some are as large as...More

Thank Wal M
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