Toitu Otago Settlers Museum

Toitu soon to seek new director

Toitu soon to seek new director

The Dunedin City Council will soon advertise for a new director of the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum, and closer links with the Otago Museum also seem likely after recent talks.

Toitu offers fabulous iD events

Toitu offers fabulous iD events

Treat yourself to a truly gold experience.

Exhibition questions Scottish relevance

Exhibition questions Scottish relevance

Dunedin might have the Mc taken out of it, as an exhibition opening at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum today questions whether the city still warrants its ''Edinburgh of the South'' epithet.

Scottish heritage probed

Scottish heritage probed

Tantalising questions about Dunedin's Scottish past and whether the city is still ''the Edinburgh of the South'' will be explored in a exhibition at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum later this month.

Toitu top to learn new tunes

Toitu top to learn new tunes

Toitu Otago Settlers Museum is alive with the sound of music these school holidays as Jayden Jesudhass (9) teaches ukulele to a packed class.

Toitu has an idea or two for DPAG

An exhibition at the Dunedin Public Art Gallery, a special report on museums in The Economist and the success of Toitu Otago Settlers Museum's new galleries shed light on enduring challenges for museums - and point to new opportunities.

Exhibition brings past to life

Exhibition brings past to life

Dunedin's ''incredible'' transformation from mud-spattered frontier town into the first of New Zealand's ''great cities'' is highlighted in a recently-opened ''Ghosts of Wall Street'' exhibition.

Museum working to clear back log

Museum working to clear back log

Toitu Otago Settlers Museum staff are working to clear a backlog of more than 1400 items destined for its collection, most given during a three-year freeze on new acquisitions.

Toitu visits top 307,000

The Toitu Otago Settlers Museum has attracted more than 307,000 visitors since it reopened its doors late last year after its redevelopment. Museum officials earlier said there had been 301,084 visitors until the end of October, a period of 11 months since the reopening.

Links expanded

Links expanded

More of Dunedin's Maori and Chinese stories will be shared, and more will develop, through the work of tourism professionals and academics in the city.

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