Lakes District Museum

Open Daily 8:30am - 5pm

  • Information Centre

    Information Centre

    For all your inquires regarding activities, accommodation and general information, our friendly staff are here to assist you. Pop in on your visit or email us to assist you before you arrive in Arrowtown... read more


    Certificate of Excellence 2018


    Visit the Museum

    Built around three historic buildings, our museum is packed full of intriguing information revealing the early social and cultural history of the Wakatipu region. Open daily 8.30am – 5pm, Adults $10, Seniors $8, Children $3, Families $20. Don’t forget to hire a gold pan and experience prospecting the Arrow River yourself... read more

  • What's New?

    Thank you to everyone who came along to our Open Day! We had a great time and it was lovely to see so many happy faces here to help us celebrate.

    Congratulations to all the winners in our kids colouring competition.

    Junior section winner: Caitlyn Julian

    Junior section merit: Lilya Smith and Sam Fossey-Smith

    Senior section winner: Joe Baker

    Senior section merit: Josh Bonnar and Sophie Hutchens