Rakiura Museum, Stewart Island

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#6 of 8 in Museums in Southland Region
Rakiura Museum is located in Stewart Island. Work out when and for how long to visit Rakiura Museum and other Stewart Island attractions using our handy Stewart Island vacation trip planner.
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  • July 9, 2017
    We had just one full day on the island so organised our time carefully. We particularly wanted to spend time in the museum. In the hotel, the publicity pamphlet said the museum closed at 1.30 during w...  more »
  • June 2, 2017
    A real Kiwi museum, $2 entry p/p which was well worth the visit to see the relics & history of the Island. I learnt or had forgotten that Captain Cook mapped Stewart Is as attached to the mainland & B...  more »
  • April 26, 2017
    This museum was jam packed with some pretty amazing natural artifacts as well as historical artifacts (like a rare dolphin tooth necklace, one of only 3 in NZ) from both 'on' the island (such as histo...  more »

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