A warm welcome to Central Stories

We are Central Otago’s regional Museum, Art Gallery, Research facility and Art Shop conveniently located at Pioneer Park, Centennial Avenue, Alexandra. Enjoy exploring our website to learn what we are all about!

Find Us

21 Centennial Avenue, Alexandra
Central Otago, New Zealand

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday 10am to 4pm
Weekend and public holidays 11am to 2pm
Closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day


Phone: 03 448 6230
Email: enquiries@centralstories.com

What's Happening

Latest news about what's going on at Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery.

Laser and Printmaking Workshop

Central Stories Museum and Art Gallery, Alexandra and Otago Polytechnic Central Campus will host a Laser and Printmaking workshop with Chris Fersterer and Lynn Taylor on Sunday 6 December. This one-day workshop introduces the combination Read more…

Kathi McLean Pottery

Local Artist in Clyde, Kathi has worked clay for many years creating both domestic and one of pieces. She loves the amazing effects gained from Different firing methods.

The Mystery of James Horn

When an innocuous plastic bag was left at the doorstep of the empty, Sir William Bodkin Building in 2002, few could have imagined the mystery hiding inside. Alongside a leather horse rein and gun holster Read more…