The Best Museums in South Island

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Museums in South Island

  • Experience the excitement of Antarctica without the risk of frostbite at International Antarctic Centre, dedicated to hands-on learning about
  • Canterbury Museum , Christchurch
    Take a journey through the history, cultural heritage, and natural environment of Christchurch and its surrounding regions at Canterbury Muse
    Tours from $18
  • Take a journey through the history of Dunedin, following its progress from the earliest communities to the modern city, at Toitu Otago Settle
    Tours from $20
  • Take a journey through the history of flight and see numerous historical artifacts, including the insignia from Red Baron's own plane, at Oma
  • Otago Museum , Dunedin
    One of New Zealand's premier cultural centers, Otago Museum boasts a vast and varied collection of science and humanities exhibits from home
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    Museum destinations in South Island

    Christchurch Best for: Parks, Museums, Historic Sites Nelson Best for: Museums, Parks, Shopping Dunedin Best for: Historic Sites, Museums, Nature Blenheim Best for: Museums, Wineries, Shopping Oamaru Best for: Museums, Parks, Beaches

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