Exquisite Deer Antler Carvings

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


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

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.










A Unique Educational Experience

Take a walk through the Museum and learn about the many different species of deer found both throughout New Zealand and around the world.

With an unrivaled collection of antlers, mainly from the red deer species, predominantly bred and grown by the Stanfield stud. This collection includes imported bloodlines English bloodlines from Warnham Park and Woburn Abbey and also those from Eastern Europe.

You will see world record quality antlers in weight, number of points & Safari scores as well as English records for spread.

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educational panels to view

Some of our displays

Award Winning Antlers

View our collection of over 90 awarding winning, world record grade antlers.



Educational Displays

We have a collection of 44 highly educational panels around the museum.

Learn all about the industry in English, German and Mandarin. The experience is tailored to make your visit memorable.

Asian Origin Carvings

We have a phenomenal collection of carvings both on display and for sale to suit everyone’s taste. Browse the museum and explore the collection for sale both online and through the Speciality Shop.

100 Years of History

There is over a century of history in this museum and antlers exceeding for hundred years of red deer antler record in Europe, the home of red deer.

Would you like to hold an event?

We have the capacity to cater for your next event, whether is be for a conference, or a social gathering.

With a fully functional kitchen for catering we can cater for 100-120 people in a theatre configuration or 100 seated for dining.

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Where can you find us?

We can be found at 891 Wanaka Luggate Highway, Wanaka, right next to the Transport & Toy Museum