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Address: 60 Waterloo Quay | Level 1, Harbour Quays, Wellington, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 4-474 6933
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BNZ Heritage was formed to protect and share the stories, objects and...

BNZ Heritage was formed to protect and share the stories, objects and artworks through our Museum, Art Collection and Archives. Explore over 150 years of social and financial history at BNZ Museum. Entry is free. We are open from 9am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday and take booked groups of all ages and interests.

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Cute little free museum

An unexpected little museum primarily about the history of BNZ, but also about money in general and specifically in NZ. Very informative displays, an interactive game for kids... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 May 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

An unexpected little museum primarily about the history of BNZ, but also about money in general and specifically in NZ. Very informative displays, an interactive game for kids, some audio-visual material for adults. The museum is housed on Level 1 up an escalator in a new 5 Green Star rated building opposite the Railway Station and on the walk from... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

My wife was less than enthused by the thought of visiting here but we had time to kill, it wasn't far away and it was free. So went along and whilst it is pretty much just a room in a modern banks big building it has some great artifacts in there and some good stories to tell of NZ's early... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

Good audio/video clips on the history of BNZ. Some antique tools used in early banking days such as addressograph, portable teller, dimaphone. Do try to stamp a card with the sealing gun. There's a flat screen prototype pioneering programmes in future banks where young children can play games with hands wavering in the air.

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