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Opening hours

Standard Hours

The Faraday Museum of Technology is run by a dedicated group of knowledgeable volunteers and therefore we are open only at certain times.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday:  9am-3pm*

School Holidays

Monday-Saturday:  9am-3pm

The Faraday Museum is not open on Christmas Day, but is open on public holidays if they fall on our regular opening days.

Christmas / New Year Hours

Thursday 21 December: Closed
Friday 22 December: 9am - 3pm
Saturday 23 December: 9am - 3pm
Monday 25 December: Closed
Tuesday 26 December: Closed
Wednesday 27 December: 9am - 3pm
Thursday 28 December: Closed
Friday 29 December: 9am - 3pm
Saturday 30 December: 9am - 3pm
Monday 1 January: Closed
Tuesday 2 January: Closed

Conditions of Entry

Bags and Backpacks
The Museum reserves the right to inspect the bags of visitors. Tripods and bags over the dimensions of 40cm (L) x 15cm (w) x 35 (H) are prohibited in the galleries and must be checked into our secure lockup. 
Children at the Museum
All children aged 13 and under must be accompanied and always supervised while inside the Museum.


You'll find The Faraday Museum of Technology at 2b Faraday Street, Napier (off Carlyle Street).


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