North Otago Museum

Situated in the 1882 historic Athenaeum building, the museum has nationally significant collections; The Willetts Collection of taonga tuku iho o Waitaha and the Temuka Pottery Collection. The Waitaki District Archive is used by genealogists and historians from throughout New Zealand and houses documents and photos from the North Otago region.

Contact Details

Private Bag 50058, Oamaru

64 3 4330852

Visitor Information

60 Thames Street, Oamaru

Mon-Fri 1:00 pm - 4.30 pm. Closed weekends & public holidays.

Free admission


Wheelchair access

Reference library

-45.099716 170.96954 16 North Otago Museum