21 Centennial Avenue Alexandra

Showcase of Central Otago history

Gift shop, localy made products

live skink, our little 'Treasure'

Historic photo archive

A warm welcome to Central Stories

We are Central Otago's regional Museum, Art Gallery, Research facility and Gift Shop conveniently located at Pioneer Park, Centennial Avenue, Alexandra. Enjoy exploring our website to learn more what we are all about!

Whats on!

Spotlight on Design is currently featuring local artist in wood, Malcolm Macpherson. On display are numerous unique wooden boxes, case, bowls and chopping boards. All made from recycled, rare and special materials. There is sure to be something that appeal to everyone. Come in and see this local artist amazing work now! For a full calendar of events check out the what's on section of this website.

To catch up with whats taken place recently, check out our latest newsletter!


20th June – 27th July 2014



Photo Competition.
Proudly sponsored by Central Digital Imaging. Guest Judge: Janyne Fletcher