The museum is located at 20 Braemar Street, South Dunedin (near the South Dunedin Warehouse and Pak'n'Save)
A regular public bus service runs from Princess St to the vicinity of the Museum. The bus departs from Stand 1 on Princess St south of the Octagon, it returns to Stand 2. These bus stops are outside the present location of the Dunedin Information Centre.
Central City bus departure point
The map below shows the best route to the Museum from the Octagon.
Your responsibilities: The Museum as a public facility reminds you that you are responsible for the direct supervision of children in your care. We encourage families (especially those with young children) to stay together at all times.
Before you visit: Tell your children that the Museum has lots of machinery and that they need to stay with you at all times.
General tips for safety: Walk (don't run) – the Museum's visitors include a range of age groups and abilities, walking will ensure the safety of both your children and other visitors.
Signs: you'll see a range of safety signs posted at the Museum, please follow their advice
Staff requests: Our staff may make requests or give you directions from time to time, please follow their instructions.
All on-site parking is free. However we have restricted amounts of parking space.
Disabled parking facilities are available close to the Museum's main entrance.
A bus and coach parking area is close to the main entrance.
Parking areas for motorhomes and campervans depends on available space available.