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Taupo Museum, Taupo
Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Learn the stories and history of the local area at Taupo Museum, specializing in social, cultural, and natural history. The attractive, engaging displays offer visitors of all ages a route into the local area's past, while the gardens (winner of a Chelsea Flower Show gold medal, no less) provide a well-maintained and diverse natural landscape for you to wander. Traveling exhibits and an extensive permanent collection make for a fresh and innovative museum that seeks to show the story of the region in a clear and informative way. Take a look at our Taupo tour planner to schedule your visit to Taupo Museum and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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It is a nice place to leran more about the culture and the past of the maori. I learned more about the area, the people and the history.
Even though its not very big it has alot of interesting things to look at. My son who is 10 had a great time looking all around the place, on the dinosaur hide and seek game. Keeps the kids amused whi... read more »
A small and intimate museum with friendly and engaging staff. Plenty of local history presented in an informative but easy to understand way. A variety of different types and ages of exhibits. There w... read more »
Nice little museum in the town. Close to i-site. Nice for a quick visit.
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