Canterbury Museum

Earthquake Updates: Exhibition and Event Changes

Posted: 15 September 2010

As a result of the 4 September earthquake, the following exhibitions and events have been cancelled or rescheduled. We apologise for any inconvenience.


PechaKucha Night 09

Unfortunately PechaKucha Night Christchurch 09 at Canterbury Museum has been cancelled. Tickets will be refunded from the Museum Store.

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Look South: Clare Plug

This exhibition has been de-installed prior to the advertised end date of 26 September.


Mt Pleasant Pottery: 50th Anniversary

This exhibition will now run from 29 September - 10 October 2010 in the Visitor Lounge at Canterbury Museum.


Commonwealth Games: The Press

Unfortunately this exhibition has been cancelled. However, a major exhibition celebrating the 150th anniversary of The Press will open at Canterbury Museum in May 2011.


Open Sesame! School Holiday Event

Unfortunately the September school holiday event has been cancelled. Please contact Discovery on 366 9429 ext 817 for information on refunds. The children's event Be an Antarctic Explorer will still go ahead as scheduled on Saturday 2 October.