Nelson Provincial Museum, Nelson

(3.9/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
Nelson Provincial Museum is located in Nelson. Use our Nelson tourist route planner to visit Nelson Provincial Museum on your trip to Nelson, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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TripAdvisor
  • A very modern and interesting museum which gives a detailed insight into the beginnings of Nelson and the mining of ore in that region. We could have spent longer there. 
  • Nicely displayed photos, mementos and all manner of things to bring to life Nelson's history and its place in the New Zealand story. Small enough to take in in one short visit, it would repay more tha...  more »
  • We spent several hours on a rainy morning walking through this museum and came out of there with a wealth of knowledge about the origins of Nelson and New Zealand. Many good displays and lots of inter...  more »
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  • Very informative about early life in and development of the area. A few exhibits not up and running fully. The staff were exceptionally friendly and obviously very passionate about the history of the area
  • Cool but a little bit small. A lot of Maori stuff at the ground floor.
  • Interesting collection of artifacts and information
  • I think that it's very great museum and, I feel to be many the landscapes, at there!
  • Nice museum. Quiet a lot of words, the WWI part is good.