Cromwell Heritage Precinct, Cromwell

4.5
#2 of 11 in Sightseeing in Central Otago
Landmark Tourist Spot
The Cromwell Heritage Precinct is a free visitor attraction and a great place for local people to bring friends and family. There are a range of talented artists based here with beautiful galleries to visit. Handmade and imported giftware and homeware can be found along with exquisite jewelry, handcrafted soaps and creams and Central Otago's own perfume. Entry to the fascinating historic displays that tell Cromwell's unique story is free.
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4.6
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  • Want to see brilliant art then come to Old Cromwell, get a great coffee then come to Old Cromwell, see a jeweller in action then come to Old Cromwell. Just great all round  more »
  • It was nice to see a precinct of old and well preserved buildings saved from the flooding of the dam. I would suggest that some of the exhibits need more equipment within them and possibly set up as a...  more »
  • Historic buildings with old settings and furniture to reinforce the history. Some of the buildings have plaques showing the succession of owners/occupants from way back when until the 1980's.  more »
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  • Such a cool and interesting place! The buildings are beautiful and it has a vintage and old feeling. A must see in NZ.
  • A step back in history. Nice little shops. Great people and nice food, coffee available.
  • An interesting way to understand the impact that damming the river has had on the community. Very beautiful area.
  • Very interesting and quiet place that shows the true history of the area.
  • Quaint place. Interesting to look around.

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