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Te Manawa

326 Main Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand
+64 6-355 5000
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School trip for geology and river study

The fossils and rock displays and activities were awesome. The river and flood demonstration was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James C
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Great place

Took my grandkids kids to see the dinosaurs and the noise scared them do much they would not go in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gollumnz
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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“rugby museum” (25 reviews)
“art gallery” (8 reviews)
“kids area” (7 reviews)
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326 Main Street, Palmerston North, New Zealand
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+64 6-355 5000

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fossils and rock displays and activities were awesome. The river and flood demonstration was memorable also. More information on the plates and fault lines would have made this the ultimate experience.

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my grandkids kids to see the dinosaurs and the noise scared them do much they would not go in. The museum was good enough to give us a refund but we spent a lot of time in the rest of the museum. A great...More

Thank gollumnz
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Had to take our daughter day after we went because we left early the day before today we enjoyed every part of it...learning about History and having fun it's all for free....we went a bit early but didn't open till 10am so make sure you...More

Thank Samisoni T
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A great place to visit, with fantastic regularly changing exhibitions, some exclusive to the region. A must for anyone with littlies too, the kids section is amazing!!

Thank kirstydavid
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect place to take the kids. No cost, entertains them for hours rain or shine... even has the rugby museum if dad gets bored.. A+++++

Thank lanceandange
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to entertain school kids during the holidays, especially on a cold wet winters day. Adults loved it too

Thank emmakG5453BJ
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed all the local history and cultural exhibitions. Also the Maori culture and exhibits especially the local iwi (tribes). Local artists etc too. Free except for special exhibitions. A great place to visit on a rainy day

Thank leoniehastings
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Came here with my two grandson's aged 4 and 5 on a week day afternoon and we were just about the only people here. Kids just loved playing in the kids area which is at front on Museum. They also loved the outside area were...More

Thank owlesey
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We visited Manawa museum and the rugby museum at the same time. This was an awesome place to visit. a bit of history. nostalgia, and of course our great national sport rugby. Another exhibition on at the time was the Topp Twins. Downstairs of the...More

Thank ngahuia n
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A rather small museum, some attractions you need to pay. Great for students, those new to New Zealand and learning about NZ culture.

Thank Dorothy G
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