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Located at 71 Rue Lavaud, Akaroa, directly opposite the supermarket in the centre of Akaroa.

Opening hours

Akaroa Museum is open seven days a week.

  • Winter hours (May to September): 10.30am to 4pm
  • Summer hours (October to April): 10.30am to 4.30pm

Closed Christmas Day and Anzac Day morning (25 April).

Group bookings

Group bookings are welcome — please book ahead by contacting us at akaroa.museum@ccc.govt.nz.

Contact us

Akaroa Museum
P.O. Box 35
Akaroa 7542
Banks Peninsula
New Zealand

Phone/fax: 03 304 1013
Email: akaroa.museum@ccc.govt.nz

Getting here

By car

Akaroa is an hour and a half drive from the centre of Christchurch.

By bus

Shuttle and coach services are available from a number of operators between Christchurch and Akaroa.