The blog is where we'll post news, updates, information about objects in our collection, #betterworkstories, profiles of staff members and visitors, pictures and videos, and really anything we think you'd find interesting. We hope you enjoy.
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Museum staff members are sharing their enthusiasm for all things marine today in the Octagon.
How does one find comedy in a shipwreck? Therein lies a tale linked to the prayer book on display in the Maritime gallery.
Somewhere in this post are adorable seal pictures.
When it’s time for our bi-monthly Collections date with Dougal Stevenson, I always find myself in a state of panic about what to take.
Dead bees and lime trees and mysteries.
Conservation tackles a crab who has suffered some inadvertent amputations.
Ellen lands in Antarctica.
Assistant Curator, Natural Science Ellen Sima is trading out the Otago Museum basement for the bottom of the world.
NASA Astronaut Rex Walheim is on his way to the Otago Museum.
Our blog aims to keep you informed of the latest happenings at the Otago Museum, through posts about our collections, our people and our work.
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