The Deer Story - Museum Entry
DEER FARMING MUSEUM • HUNTING MUSEUM • CAFE • DEER PRODUCTS
Explore the fascinating history of deer at The Deer Story Museum and enjoy a unique and educational New Zealand farming experience!
Follow the deer’s journey from their early liberation in the wild, through to the culling era and then into farming - helping New Zealand to become the biggest deer farming country in the world.
Highlights of a visit to The Deer Story Farm Include:
See how the professionals capture live deer and their techniques used on the 3m x 3m big screen
Get up close to a full size replica of a Hughes 500 helicopter chasing a full size running stag (Static display)
See the world’s largest set of deer antlers including 4 world class trophy sets of Red Deer Antlers
View an authentic reconstruction of a deer culler hut from 1940’s era
Enjoy hand feeding friendly deer from the decking
Grab a coffee from our Cafe which also stocks a wide range of venison meat products
Shop for beautiful deer related products such as deer skin handbags, deer antler carvings and ornaments etc in our souvenir shop
Child 5 to 15 years $6.25
Infants under 5 years are free of charge
Location: 1076 State Highway 1, Manakau between Levin & Otaki. Just over 1 hours drive from Wellington.