Whanganui Regional Museum, Whanganui

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  • The Regional Museum is actually no longer open. It has been closed to be refitted for earthquake safety. They have opened a smaller museum a few blocks away and have moved a lot of the artifacts there...  more »
  • Museum staff have done a fabulous job of choosing a few representative pieces that give a hint of the magnificent collection at the Whangaui Museum.  more »
  • A good but small regional museum at a temporary site. Small means the number of exhibit is limited and I do not know if at the original previous building the number of exhibits are more, just judging ...  more »
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  • It's ok, will be better when they go back to the original building
  • Still under renovations but the staff were great and the exhibits are interesting.
  • Quite small museum and all the collections are mixed up so this museum does not have any concept, thus it was quite difficult to focus on the artefacts in museum
  • Great place to go on a wet day with the kids
  • this was a lovely place to explore as well as seeing many many way that we lived 100 years ago. When I was little I got to go to a trip there and we made some bird houses.
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