Museum with lots of categories of historical artifacts. You will appreciate the old english way of living. Free.
About Canterbury Museum
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The museum offers art, discovery activities for kids, engaging contemporary exhibits, history of multiple peoples in NZ, and natural history of the wildlife. It's centrally located next to the botanic gardens and across the street from the Art Center.
What an amazing Museum!! I have visited more than twice and still see new things every time I go. The displays are well done and interesting. For a free place to visit is is exceptional and a credit to those who run it. Make sure...More
Every time we go to christchurch the canterbury museum is always on our list of things to do. So much to see and never gets boring. Can wander around for ages looking at all the many exhibits & history and finish with a coffee in...More
This is a great stop for families. It's free and the museum covers a lot of interesting historical detail pertinent to Christchurch and the local area including native Maori artefacts, as well as, some of the European influences during the course of the early European...More
This is a free Museum that is well worth a visit. Great staff and very helpful. The early Christchurch Street exhibit is worth spending time looking at as are the special exhibits.
We visited this museum on a cold rainy day in christchurch. Fabulous friendly staff and free entry but you do have to pay for parking.lots of different exhibitions catering to different ages and styles.you could spend a few hours in here especially with children. Great...More
Free museum. Done very well and loads of neat things to see from birds of the area, to clothing, typical street in an old town with "stores" displaying their wares which you can walk through. Also history of the Native people. Just really worth the...More