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Botanic Gardens

Flower beds at the Botanic Gardens looking north towards the Canterbury Museum.

Date 1990-09-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Christchurch Botanic Gardens

A schoolgirl cycles past the entrance to the Christchurch Botanic Gardens on Rolleston Avenue.

Date 1990-09-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Presentation of handbells to Canterbury Museum

Members of Christchurch Cathedral Society of Bellringers, Roy Hainsworth, John Gardner, Shirley Gardner, Derek Gardner, and Michael Clayton, give a presentation of handbells at Canterbury Museum.

Date 1970-10-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Poisoned birds at the museum

R. J. Jacobs of the Canterbury Museum with 1058 poisoned birds collected from a farm property near Mount Hutt.

Date 1970-10-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Model rhinoceros at museum

Marlin Perkins, zoologist, with a model rhinoceros at the Canterbury Museum.

Date 1970-10-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

A toddler marvels at fish at the Discovery Centre in the Canterbury Museum

A toddler marvels at the fish swimming inside the tank at the Discovery Centre in the Canterbury Museum.

Date 2017-03-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Botanic Gardens entrance lit up

"It is a wonderful night out...taking a quick tour at the Christchurch Botanic Garden. The garden offers world-class enjoyment that I indulged very much, a go-to relax place I would recommend to...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Statue busker outside the Arts Centre

A man dressed as a stone statue busking in front of a crowd gathered outside Christchurch Arts Centre on Worcester Boulevard on the corner with Rolleston Avenue. Canterbury Museum is visible in the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Sheep being herded towards Cathedral Square

Sheep being herded down Worcester Street and followed by crowds of people on foot. Canterbury Museum can be seen at the end of Worcester Street, while Harley Chambers, Municipal Chambers and Rydges...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Sheep being herded towards Cathedral Square

Sheep being herded down Worcester Street and followed by crowds of people on foot. Canterbury Museum can be seen at the end of Worcester Street, while Harley Chambers, Municipal Chambers and Rydges...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games souvenirs and medals exhibition

Mrs Joan Woodward holding a selection of Commonwealth Games medals which have been won through the years by Canterbury athletes. The medals formed part of an exhibition of items from past Games at the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Horse model in Canterbury Museum

A child sitting on the model horse on the nineteenth century Christchurch street in the Canterbury Museum.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Museum

This photo shows the Rolleston Avenue frontage and main entrance to Canterbury Museum as it looked in May 1976. The entrance to the Botanic Gardens is at the left hand side. Note the statue of William...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Bust of Rewi Alley

Canterbury Museum gallery officer Mr Brian Hecker dusting the 1936 bust of Rewi Alley, New Zealand writer and political activist.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Canterbury Museum, Rolleston Avenue

Exterior view of the entrance to Canterbury Museum. The Rolleston Statue of William Rolleston is visible in the foreground. The entrance to the Botanic Gardens is in the background.

Date 2008-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection