Oamaru's Victorian Precinct, Oamaru

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Admire the Neoclassical buildings of Oamaru's Oamaru's Victorian Precinct, built in the 19th century from the distinctive local limestone known as Oamaru Stone. Journey back in time with a ride on the steam train or visit an alternate, steam-powered future at the Steampunk-inspired playground. Browse the various boutique shops, cafes, art galleries, and antique merchants, many featuring a Victorian theme. Take a look at our Oamaru travel itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Oamaru's Victorian Precinct and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We enjoyed strolling around the Victorian Precinct...the shops are cute and full of local artists and cafes. It's great to see so many buildings of this era in one place and being showcased. The penny...  more »
  • The Victorian Precinct is a quaint and repurposed collection of properties on the Oamaru waterfront. We learned from a voluble local that they were originally Victorian era grain warehouses, owned and...  more »
  • We and our fellow steampunked adore the Victorian precinct . Take a walk back in time ... so much to see and do here ☺  more »