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Otaki Heritage Bank Museum

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interesting exhibitions in lovely old historical building.

The museum is run by volunteers and opens for a few hours towards the end of the week. They change... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2015
Wellington, New Zealand
A very good small museum

The Otaki Heritage Bank Museum occupies a building built for the Bank of New Zealand in 1918. The... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2015
Peter C
Wellington, New Zealand
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Nov 26, 2015
“interesting exhibitions in lovely old historical building.”
Jun 12, 2015
“A very good small museum”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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49 Main Street, Otaki 5512, New Zealand
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Reviewed November 26, 2015

The museum is run by volunteers and opens for a few hours towards the end of the week. They change their displays regularly. Kapiti Island history is the main focus of the exhibition on now, with interesting stories, photos and history.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank robynann2014
Reviewed June 12, 2015

The Otaki Heritage Bank Museum occupies a building built for the Bank of New Zealand in 1918. The museum which is run by volunteers is open on Thursday, Friday and Saturday between 10:00am and 2:00pm. The current exhibition is a display commemorating the centenary of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Peter C
Reviewed May 2, 2015

This is a fantastic memorial to all those local folk that fought and died in World War one.Beautiful photos and helpful staff.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank poodlz
Reviewed January 6, 2015

A must if you have a little time in Otaki, this is a very good well presented Museum we were very surprised at the quality of a small town, obviously some very talented people involved in this one

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank LindsayThorpe
Reviewed November 5, 2014

The Otaki Museum display marking 100 years since the start of World War 1 is an interesting exercise in how a small organisation can still contribute to its community. The museum is small. It is staffed by volunteers so has very limited opening hours but...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Tiaho
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