Heritage & Arts

The Galley Museum


1-7 Driffield St. Queenstown


Housed in the 1897 Imperial Hotel offering a unique collection telling stories of survival, endurance and sacrifice, as well as providing a very personal record of the people themselves and their daily lives.

The museum is managed by dedicated volunteers and features 30 rooms of historical items including personal effects, documents, cameras, theatre projectors, household items, gems and minerals , military, emergency services and mining artifacts depicting the varied aspects of West Coast heritage.

Open seven days a week, with affordable entry fees including concession and family rates.