DOC Aoraki / Mt Cook Visitor Centre

Information Centre

4.5 from 8 users

Contact

1 Larch Grove Road, Mount Cook National Park, South Island

(03) 435 1186

mtcookvc@doc.govt.nz

doc.govt.nz

Description

This world-class visitor centre is a 'must-do' activity during your visit to Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park. Entry is free. The spectacular Aoraki/Mount Cook visitor centre introduces visitors from all over the world to the wonders of the national park. The visitor centre building is an attraction in itself, featuring a large picture window looking out to the mountain Aoraki. You can easily spend half a day exploring the artwork collection, interpretation exhibits and watching DVDs about the area. Open daily. Summer peak season (October April) 8:30 am 5:00 pm Winter off-peak season (May September) 8:30 am 4:30 pm

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Location

Lat: -43.733191 Lng: 170.095374

User Reviews

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Grace A

Amazing space. Worth going to read about the mighty Aoraki. Staff super helpful and answered all our questions about weather ahead and how it would potentially affect our planned walks.

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@saltyskin

Really cool visitor centre/museum, all free, couldn't connect to the WiFi. Shame about the less than forthcoming staff.

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User 113039

very interesting, just no wifi

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