10am – 5pm daily, closed Christmas Day
Precinct Café at Tūhura
8am – 3pm weekdays
9am – 3pm weekends
Closed Christmas Day
9am – 5pm daily, closed Christmas Day
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Entry to the Museum and the galleries is free.
Children under the age of 14 visiting the Museum must be supervised by a responsible person who is at least 14 years old.
Our ticketed experiences include the Tūhura Otago Community Trust Science Centre, and the Perpetual Guardian Planetarium.
On occasion, the Museum may charge a fee for a programme, event or exhibition; this will be clearly advertised.
Donations are welcome. They may be directed to Manu the Moa in the foyer, one of the donation boxes around the atrium, or you can donate online. Your donations go towards keeping our doors open and creating new experiences for our visitors.