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Okains Bay Maori & Colonial Museum

Okains Bay Maori & Colonial Museum
Learn about the history of early New Zealand settlers, both Maori and European, at this museum set in a collection of varied colonial buildings. Exhibits include 19th-century flutes, firearms dating back to 1620 and an extensive collection of waka canoes and blacksmithing equipment. The museum, which was founded by a descendant of an original settler, is on the site of the former Okains Bay Dairy Factory and is an hour from Christchurch and about 30 minutes from Akaroa.
1146 Okains Bay Rd, Okains Bay 7583, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8611
Sun - Sat 10am - 5pm