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Fully Certified

Museum of Kawatiri

General Information

123 Palmerston st, Westport

03 789 6658

Opening Times - Check before visiting as might change

9:00 to 5:00 on weekdays and 10:00 to 4:00 on weekends, closed on Sundays from May through November.

Overview
The Museum of Kawatiri tells the stories of the Pakeha/European settlers in the Buller District who created economic prosperity with the mining and export of coal.
Notes for Cardholders

Admission:
Adults $25.00
Senior Citizens $20.00
Children 5 to 16 years $5.00
Ratepayer $10.00
Pre School Free

Standing and Queuing
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We can offer priority entry into the museum and allow you to move to the front of any queue, and offer seating too.
Level Access
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We will assist with entry into the museum or where needed.
Distances
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We will assist with walking the card holder through the museum, making sure there are no barriers in their way and offer a wheelchair if required.
Urgent Toilet Access
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We can assist the card holder to the toilet in a discreet manner.
Disability Assist Dogs
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We allow disability dogs on our premises, and will provide a drink for them.
Essential Companions
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We offer entry free of charge entry for a companion/carer.
Difficulty Accessing Visual Information
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We can communicate verbally about any information the card holder requires. We can also offer assistance with seating and talk through any payment options.
Difficulty Accessing Audible Information
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We can offer to write information down about our services we provide, and can adjust audios accordingly.
Hidden Disabilities
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Through the staff's training, they are generally aware of hidden disabilities. Please speak to them about how they can assist in making your time with us extraordinary.
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