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30 Jan 2018
“Incredible!!”
22 Jan 2017
“Art in its purest form”
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An exclusive tour to the world’s largest collection of full size tribal warrior sculptures of the 1800’s, displaying their rare and authentic armour, weapons and jewellery. Tour starts with a historic drive around the city, then to St Clair beach...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Ravenswood House | St Clair, Dunedin 9012, New Zealand
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+64 22 099 1150
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

I 'stumbled upon' this exhibition in Arrowtown and have to say it 'blew me away'! It should be in an exhibition in all of the major cities of the world. An absolutely brilliant collection made by an obviously extremely talented man who would seem to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Fran W
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I visited and stayed with Frank who has done all of the 42 or so tribal sculptures you will see at his house/museum. Yep he lives in his museum, going to see his house is worth it for the beautiful views he has over St...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ben P
Reviewed 11 April 2016

This collection is truly amazing- so many different warriors and they each have such a history to them. The genuine clothing and weaponry only go to show how much of a perfectionist their creator is. Frank, the sculptor is so knowledgeable and informative about these...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Sian W
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Franks tribe figures look very realistic and his knowledge about the different tribes is founded and just impressive! I'm very gratefull that coincidence led me to Frank ;-)

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Benjamin A
Reviewed 19 February 2016

We've enjoyed the tribal tour so much. I've never seen such a rare collection of beautiful Artwork in my life before. So many excellent detailwork on more than 45 soldier with all wapoons gadgets and clothes. Must do in dunedin!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Timbozilla
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We could not be happier with our tour of the Tribal Museum. Frank the owner is a very fascinating man and also very talented. The detail in all the sculptures really makes them come to life, never have I been to a museum that made...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Vince G
Reviewed 13 February 2016

An amazing museum with sculptures by Japanese, Indian, and many more. All created by the owner, Frank. He is a nice, funny and friendly guy who spend a lots of time with building and creating new sculptures to enlarge his museum. You have to take...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Tom C
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I have visited Frank Varsanyi's tribal warrior sculpture museum and were absolutely impressed. The astonishing collection of the world's tribal sculptures created by the fantastic artist is unique worldwide. I have been interested in tribal history since years but have been blown away of the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank KatharinaKr
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We came to this place cause someone recommended it. And we were really surprised. Way more than we expected! There is a huge collection of tribal men, fully equipped with rare weapons from all over the world. Most of them he found on his travels....More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Today I experienced a true gift. I feel so blessed to have been able to be welcomed into this amazing piece of history. It was a truly once in a life time experience with an amazing guide who is not only a Collector but an...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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