National Scout Museum


The museum con­tains an exten­sive range of dis­plays from Scouting’s early begin­nings by Lord Baden Pow­ell in Eng­land in 1907 through its expan­sion in New Zealand from 1908 to present day; a real trea­sure trove of all aspects of Scout­ing.


The museum is open on Tues­days from 10am – 4pm and on Sun­days from 1-​ 4pm or by prior arrangement.


Please con­tact Gra­ham Math­e­son on (03) 385 7599 for organ­ised group bookings.


Gold coin dona­tion requested.





12 Williams Street, Kaiapoi

Christchurch 7630

03 327 8007