Deer Carvings

Our Speciality Shop continues to expand with new features such as paintings and pictures from talented artists and professional photographers/ film makers. We have a developing library, fantastic carvings from deer antler, cosmetics and soon clothing will be added as well. 

Welcome to The World of deer

We are a Museum and a Speciality Shop all based on the products of deer. The  Museum has an unrivaled collection of mainly red deer antlers predominantly bred and grown by the Stanfield stud featuring imported English bloodlines from Warnham Park and Woburn Abbey plus Eastern Europe. You will see world record quality antlers in weight, number of points & Safari scores, English records for spread and more.

Personal Tours

Tours are on the hour (every hour, 10am  – 4pm). No bookings are required.

World of Deer Museum

Explore and experience all that is the deer industry, New Zealand and throughout the world.

World of Deer Speciality Shop

Explore the the glorious world of remedies and products derived from deer. Supplements, Carvings and Knives to name a few.

Amazing Displays

We have an amazing collection of antler carvings on display and available for sale in the Speciality Shop.

When visiting the Museum you will be taken through a unique educational process from what is an antler with the entire life time production.

You will see all of the deer species of the world, and importantly the New Zealand story of all the species introduced and surviving today, how these herds have evolved through to the amazing industry that is today highlighting all the value products of the deer.


What you will find when you get here.

History of the Industry

An extensive background into what is the deer industry in New Zealand and around the world.

Amazing Antler Displays

With over 90 heads on display you will appreciate the wonder that is the simple deer.

Learn About Breeds and Their Lineage

Learn about the various introduced breeds of deer found in New Zealand and their history, how they got here and the many other breeds found around the world.

Our best-sellers at the World of Deer Speciality Shop

The World of Deer Museum and Speciality Shop is in fact a destination in its own right as it expands and a MUST SEE opportunity when thinking about gifts for family and friends.  

Venue Hire

The World of Deer Museum and Speciality Shop offers a unique opportunity for conferences, events and functions.

With a fully equipped catering kitchen, the venue is perfectly positioned to host events of 100-120 people with theatre style seating, and up to 100 in a dining configuration.

Why not combine your event with the unique educational experiences on offer at The World of Deer.

Would you like to know more? Get in touch.