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Nelson Provincial Museum

209 Reviews

Nelson Provincial Museum

209 Reviews
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405Sally wrote a review Dec 2020
Wellington, New Zealand165 contributions29 helpful votes
The Museum is easily found in the main centre. It is relatively small but has a great focus on local history. Very pleasant place to spend a couple of hours.
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Date of experience: November 2020
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SamMackNZ wrote a review Nov 2020
Cambridge, New Zealand11 contributions1 helpful vote
This was a very nice smaller museum. Awesome history and lovely stories. My wife and I particularly liked the one around the elephants. Lots about classic New Zealand. The museum definitely punches above its weight. When we went, they also had the moon exhibition on which was great to see. Definitely worth dropping in while in town.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Mel_Milasa wrote a review Oct 2020
Cape Town, South Africa46 contributions14 helpful votes
Not much to see. The upper levels were closed when we visited, so maybe there would have been something more interesting there. Not worth the $5 entry fee in my opinion.
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Date of experience: October 2020
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CMelissa wrote a review May 2020
Vancouver, Canada144 contributions11 helpful votes
Great museum featuring interactive and well curated exhibits on local history of the region. Loved the Moon exhibit too- very informative, fascinating and well worth the trip.
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Date of experience: April 2020
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Richard G wrote a review Mar 2020
36 contributions15 helpful votes
Great welcome from Ryan who explained about the museum and its exhibits. The museum was full of local artefacts and stories of local people. The exhibit about the moon was excellent. Worth more than the 5 dollar entrance fee.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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