14 Rankers Reviews
22 Museums and Galleries
14 Mount Cook
A tribute to Sir Edmund Hillary, humanitarian, ambassador and one of the world’s greatest explorers, the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre showcases the Aoraki Mount Cook region, its people and its place in the universe. .
Designed to educate and entertain, the centre features a spectacular state-of-the-art 3D movie, New Zealand’s first full dome digital Planetarium and Museum which documents the pioneering heart of the region and features the impressive Hillary Gallery. The cafe and bar area offers indoor and outdoor seating and floor to ceiling mountain views.
South Island ▷ Mount Cook - MacKenzie ▷ Mount Cook
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A nice cafe to stay with amazing pies and a beautiful view to Mt Cook!
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Terrific. Film over Mt Cook and surrounds is definitely worth seeing.
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Although the displays were small, it gave a great overall view of the history of early white settlement. Especially the early female mountaineers.
Pernille and Flemming
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Very interesting museum with cinema and history of claiming of New Zealand. The movies in the cinema are worth it!
Veronica and Jordi
Very small museum, few activities btut interesting.
Go and watch 'Hilary on Everest' at their cinema and be inspired. Then have a beer overlooking Mt Cook.
Very good museum, also the different movies that can be seen. A very good alternative for a rainy day at Mount Cook.