Check out the holiday programme for these holidays!
What you can do if it’s Covid Alert Level 2
- Find the Golden Frog and Count the Fire Engines to enter our holiday prize draws
- Get a closer look at our new exhibition, Timaru Brigade
- Learn about Fire & Rescue with our fun activity sheet
- Join our Museum Explorers’ Club
- Explore our exhibitions with hundreds of things to see!
- Watch a movie in our mini theatre
What you can do if it’s Covid Alert Level 1
If we are in Covid Alert Level 1 you can do all of the things listed above as well as the great hands on activities below!
- Dress up as a firefighter and Pose with the Hose for a selfie
- Do a museum quiz and earn a penny to play on one of our historic coin games!
- Play our Spacies game and see if you can get to the top of the leaderboard - 50c a game
- Come along to our bookable activity sessions, these have limited numbers so book in early by contacting the Museum on (03) 6877212 or by emailing us
- When booking we need your child’s name, age, day/session time and contact number
- This activity is for children aged 5-12 only – alternative activities are available for younger pre-schoolers if required
- Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult
Wednesday 30th September
10:30 – 11:30am
Wednesday 7th October
1:30 – 2:30pm
Get down, get low, get out
Limited numbers - booking required
Come and hear a firefighter talk about how we make our home and family fire safe. Then, find out how to get down, get low and get out by experiencing the evacuation challenge
Sep/Oct School Holiday Hours
- Weekend & SC Anniversary Day 1:00 to 4:30pm
- Tuesday to Friday 10am to 4:30pm
- Weekend 1:00 to 4:30pm
- Monday to Friday 10am to 4:30pm
Admission is free!