Enjoy your best ever social event in the unique settings offered by the Otago Museum. 

Inspire guests with a themed dinner, cocktail party, presentation or welcoming function in one of the Museum galleries, showcasing our outstanding collection and adding a touch of culture, nature or science to your event.

Enjoy the light, bright and beautiful open spaces of the Museum Atrium. Able to cater for up to 850 guests across three levels, the Atrium is perfect for dinners, breakfasts, cocktail evenings, wedding receptions, balls and all kinds of parties.

For a magical cocktail evening, choose the enchanting Tropical Forest or even have breakfast with the butterflies! Enter the lush, living tropical environment and come face-to-face with hundreds of beautiful exotic butterflies in the only multi-level butterfly house in Australasia. The Forest is fully equipped with sound and projector facilities.

The Venues team will work with you to tailor your event to your needs – including the provision of mouth-watering food and beverage options.

Please contact us today to discuss your requirements.

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