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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. 

If there's a topic you'd like us to do a post about, or a post that you think needs a sequel, just let us know!

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Reverend Dr Charles Elliot Fox

1920s honorary collector 

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JULY (HŌNGONGOI) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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OTAGO MUSEUM SHOP

Local Artist Introduction

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The Mystery of the Adzebill

Research slowly revealing history

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Great Response to Southern STEM Nominations

Nominations for the upcoming exhibition 100 women, 100 words… infinite possibilities, recently closed, and Otago Museum received over 300 nominations for women and girls who have inspired those around them to engage with science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. 

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JUNE (PIPIRI) SKY GUIDE

Welcome to the Sky Guide, your monthly guide to what's happening in the heavens!

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QUEEN VICTORIA’S HEAD

On postage stamps!

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‘How long do the butterflies live for?’

Longer than we thought!

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Spying for sharks, caring for kākā, and burying briefs

While Otago carefully begins to return to normal activity, eight newly funded community research project teams are also planning for their year ahead.

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Athena

Myth Monday!

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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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