Otago Museum

Otago Museum

419 Great King St,

North Dunedin,

Dunedin 9016

03 474 7474




Host an event with a difference at Otago Museum. Whether you’re seeking inspiration away from the office, celebrating a special occasion, or making a bold new move, we can deliver a memorable experience.

Each venue space offers a different backdrop and ambience, from the lush beauty of the Tropical Forest to the star-studded Perpetual Guardian Planetarium. Wow your guests with world-leading science interactives in Tūhura, stimulate conversation in one of our galleries, or make a lasting impression in our soaring, light-filled atrium. We also offer a number of modern, purpose-built theatres.

We can accommodate theatre seating for 45 to 230 people, a private boardroom for ten, or as many as 800 guests for networking and entertainment.

With many flexible options, including catering and equipment hire, our friendly, professional team will happily take care of all the little details to ensure your event runs seamlessly.

Otago Museum is situated in the heart of Dunedin’s vibrant tertiary sector, close to a range of accommodation, and only a few minutes' walk from the city centre.

Housing more than 1.5 million items, invite your guests to experience one of the best collections and most unusual venues in the country.