Learn about the rich and fascinating history of the Dunedin region with a visit to a local museum.
The Otago Museum captures the essence of this region, featuring outstanding collections that cover culture, nature and science. This museum also features a living tropical forest complete with butterflies and tropical creatures. Head to the Otago Settlers Museum to learn about the social history of the area; and the Dunedin Public Art Gallery is one of the country's leading art museums. The Dunedin region's smaller, quirky museums give you an insight into the cultural and military history of the area.