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Whakamana Cannabis Museum

192 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
+64 3-742 1172
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The Museum is a very important place in New Zealand. It is run by Abe Gray, well known activist and... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2018
Daniel H
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Auckland, New Zealand
Unique and new experience

The Whakamana Museum explains in depth the cannabis culture in New Zealand. Abe, the curator, was... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Victor R
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New Zealand's first and only Cannabis Museum. Tours, exhibits, media production facilities, activism resources, community centre. Open Daily. Donations welcome.
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May 14, 2018
“Must see”
Jul 16, 2017
“Unique and new experience”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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192 Princes Street, Dunedin 9016, New Zealand
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+64 3-742 1172
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

The Museum is a very important place in New Zealand. It is run by Abe Gray, well known activist and cannabis educator. The social club is worth the $4.20 to get inside the VIP room for the full experience. There is nowhere else like this...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The Whakamana Museum explains in depth the cannabis culture in New Zealand. Abe, the curator, was very knowledgeable about the history l and active in the fight for legalization. A must-see place for its unique presentation.

Thank Victor R
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

Whakamana is a terrific stop if you're staying in Dunedin or if you're passing through visit their unique museum.

Thank Arik R
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Curiosity got the better of me, although I approached this unique "tourist attraction" with some reservations. The museum occupies one room of the wider "Legalise Cannabis House" which includes an AirBnB guest room, a video production studio and meeting rooms. Exhibits include the history of...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

I learned a lot! Friendly people who know a lot about prohibition and the consequences for New Zealand.

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