Recommendations from others are playing a significant part in encouraging people to visit the Otago Museum, a recent survey indicates.
Fifteen people indicated a favourable recommendation was the reason for their visit.
Twelve others said they had come to bring the children, or because children had wanted to come.
All characteristics of the museum were rated highly, with ''clean and comfortable environment'' rated the highest of several response options, at 9.6 out of 10.
The Tropical Forest continued to be very popular, scoring 9.7 out of 10 in the survey.