South Canterbury Museum, Timaru

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Specialty Museum
A regional museum of nature, history and culture. A small team of staff, volunteers and collaborators work hard to care for extensive collections, produce great exhibitions, run dynamic education programmes for schools both at the Museum and around the region, and generally promote local heritage. We're into publishing books, providing research access, and generally getting people engaged with the wonderful natural and cultural heritage of South Canterbury.
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  • Nice small museum with local history of early settlers and whaling stations. Also a fine collection of stuffed local birds and animals. Very pleasant time spent here.  more »
  • Good natural history exhibits and very interesting local history, well presented. Regular special exhibits and school holiday programmes.  more »
  • This was a particular exhibition relating to photography from the originating processes, and following right up to present day digital photography. For anyone this would be an education about the evol...  more »
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