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THE ASHBURTON
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Dig into the past...and discover what created your future. Engage in educational experiences and uncover the cultural and social heritage of Mid Canterbury and Aotearoa.

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From Taonga to Today

Ongoing – an ever changing permanent exhibition. This object-rich exhibition is drawn from our nationally significant collection. It traces the history of the Ashburton region from nature, to…

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Reel Life of Ashburton

Take a trip through Ashburton’s cinema past in this special spring exhibition. Reel Life of Ashburton showcases the story of the past cinemas of Ashburton District, and the…

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Christchurch 22nd February 2011-2021 Ashburton Remembers

We are giving people of Ashburton an opportunity to share their memories and experiences of 22nd February 2011. To find out more about this exhibit, scroll back on…

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Critters, Creatures and Curiosities

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