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The Medical Museum Palmerston North

50 Ruahine Street | Palmerston North Hospital, Private Bag, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
+64 6-356 9169
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Interesting

Very interesting facts. It's no day trip. The museum is very very small. Maybe fifteen minutes if... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
mandys466
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An absolute must visit

Found a park in Heretaunga street not far from the Museum and easy to find, had the place to myself... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Robert R
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 Apr 2017
“Medicine and healthcare has come a long way.”
19 Aug 2017
“Interesting”
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50 Ruahine Street | Palmerston North Hospital, Private Bag, Palmerston North 4414, New Zealand
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Very interesting facts. It's no day trip. The museum is very very small. Maybe fifteen minutes if you read everything. Would be awesome to see it bigger.

Thank mandys466
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Found a park in Heretaunga street not far from the Museum and easy to find, had the place to myself and the whole set up is fantastic and loved everything they have done so well done to the team who set all this up.

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 5 April 2017

My wife and I visited The Medical Museum in Palmerston North as we both have an interest in medical procedures and practices and all that goes with the field. My interest is a very casual interest. My wife has spent over 40 years as a...More

Thank Macca M
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Like museum's? Been to the Rugby Museum? Then this is a great little museum. There are sections of the museum highlighting Surgery, Nursing, Pharmacy, Dental and the War effort to name a few. Open on the first and third Friday's of the month from 2:00...More

Thank Allanh50
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have visited the above mentioned muesum and is a real eye opener to see just how far medicine has come

Thank farmgirl94
Reviewed 28 June 2015

The majority of the collection is tucked away in a building away from the main hospital, and currently open 1st and 3rd Friday afternoons, 2-4.30 pm and run by volunteers. It is however well worth the effort if medical history is of interest to you.The...More

3  Thank Tenorman41
Reviewed 21 June 2015

Whether you have a Medical or Nursing background or not check it out. They have a an operating theatre set up and a collection of World War 1 and 2 memorabilia. Open 1st and 3rd Fridays from 2 pm to 4:30 pm. Donations welcome.

2  Thank Allanh50
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