Art, Culture & Heritage

Timaru has a rich art and cultural scene. Spend some time - explore your options.

  • Vintage car Museum Geraldine
    Geraldine Vintage Car and Machinery Museum

    Learn more
  • Temuka Courthouse Museum
    Temuka Courthouse Museum

    Open from Labour weekend until Queens birthday weekend, it's a must-visit for history lovers.

    Learn more
  • Vintage tractor at Museum
    South Canterbury Traction Engine and Transport Museum

    Discover a vast collection of vintage machinery and vehicles.

    Learn more
  • Phar Lap statue
    Phar Lap's early years

    Visit the place where Phar Lap spent the first two years of his life.

    Learn more
    • Family friendly,Accessible,Local favourites,Pet friendly,Free
    Timaru Botanic Garden

    Timaru Botanic Garden has an impressive variety of plants and flowers, an aviary, duck pond and playground.

    Learn more