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“A maze of historical areas.”
Review of Akaroa Museum

Akaroa Museum
Ranked #2 of 19 things to do in Akaroa
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Very hard to keep it flowing as you went from room to room. Some very interesting whaling artefacts and my husband enjoyed the early farming equipment.

Thank Hoorays
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"old court house"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 13 reviews
"short film"
in 6 reviews
"early settlers"
in 6 reviews
"free entry"
in 3 reviews
"special exhibition"
in 2 reviews
"great video"
in 2 reviews
"interesting books"
in 2 reviews
"step back in time"
in 2 reviews
"european settlers"
in 2 reviews
"great collection"
in 2 reviews
"on display"
in 4 reviews
"answer questions"
in 2 reviews
"local history"
in 8 reviews
"quick visit"
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"french influence"
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"banks peninsula"
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

A cute little museum with great visual displays an d history of the area, its worth a visit. The courthouse next door is interesting with a great video screening approximately every 20 minutes.

Thank 99tamsinw
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

If you have some spare time this museum is a real jewel. The short visual display gives an in-depth history into this unique little town . The other displays illustrates clearly what life was like back in days gone by. The best part it’s free with the volunteers showing off their passion & keenest to make our visit rememberable. Good job well done.

1  Thank wanderingwedging
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

A great overview of the history of this special place. Very well put together, and a lot more to see than expected. Friendly staff added to this.

Thank PeteM1717
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We enjoyed our wander through this interesting and informative museum.
It was great to learn a little of the history of beautiful Akaroa!

1  Thank 124AmandaB
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