Waikawa Museum & Information Centre

Fiordland & Southland

A one-stop shop in a one-horse town, Waikawa's museum incorporates an information centre, acts as the reception for various local holiday rentals, and sells important stuff like newspapers and stamps. Its collection of historic artefacts is a classic of the NZ small-town-museum genre: rusty agricultural implements, taxidermy, spooky old photos and hand-annotated maps of the locality.

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