16 September 2014
Chaos rules these school holidays at the Otago Museum! Delve into the start of the universe, chaos myths, probability and more as you find order in disorder.
4 September 2014
The Otago Museum is dipping into the world of bespoke retail with a line of exclusive, limited-run merchandise based on their newly-opened Gifts and Legacies exhibition. The merchandise features illustrations by the Museum Design team, an exhibition catalogue researched, written, photographed and designed by Museum staff, and 3D printed replicas of collection items created through a collaboration with Otago Polytechnic
1 September 2014
Otago Museum’s new exhibition, Gifts and Legacies, opens a complementary display in the Postmaster Gallery of the H D Skinner Annex on 13 September. Curated by the Humanities and Natural Science Collections and Research teams, Gifts and Legacies showcases a selection of the Museum’s benefactors through detailed personal histories illustrated by fascinating objects from the Museum’s collection.
19 August 2014
Otago Museum takes a different slant on the WW100 centenary with their upcoming forum series Change My Mind, three free discussions facilitated by local experts. The forums bring the hundred-year-old conflict into the present day, asking questions that range from the motivations behind and effects of WWI, to broader questions of whether or not war is worth its sacrifices.
12 August 2014
Heritage Lost and Found: Our Changing Cityscape is proving just as much of a draw its second time around, with numerous return visitors and packed programmes. Those who have yet to visit the exhibition have just over two weeks left before it closes on 31 August.