Museums Directory

North Otago Museum

Directory section: Museum

Operating Hours:

Monday - Friday 1pm - 4.30pm. Closed weekends and public holidays. Archive public access and assistance available Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 1.00-4.30pm

Admission Fee:

Free entry.

Phone: 03 433 0852

The North Otago Museum is housed in the 1882 Athenaeum building. Originally developed as a traditional Victoriana Museum, its displays retain a quirkiness from that era. The Museum tells stories about the unique natural heritage of the Waitaki District and early Maori and European settlement.

Address

Physical

60 Thames Street
Oamaru
9400
New Zealand

Postal

Private Bag 50058
Oamaru
9444
New Zealand