This center was added to the ground floor of the hotel a few years ago. It is very worthwhile in film and exhibits. All the history of Sir Ed's quest to climb Mt. Everest and his exploits in Antartica are very well laid out. I particularly liked the film of him talking about his work with the Sherpa and their... 更多
We visited this on a wet day at Mt Cook. Took up the whole morning. We watched 3 movies each of them were really brilliant. The cost for a family was $40 I thought this was very reasonable for a whole morning. The exhibits are fascinating and wonderful to see so much history of Mt Cook here.
I didn't expect to like this center as much as I did. The movie offerings are terrific; I would have loved to have seen all of them but they're only offered one at a time and they don't go late enough! I did love the 3-d one about soaring over Mt Cook; it was spine-tingling. The exhibits provided real insight... 更多
We had explorer passes ($20 each) which gave us unlimited pass into the centre. There is a little museum area plus 3D theatre and planetarium where shows take place at various times of the day. We particularly liked Mount Cook Magic and Primeval New Zealand.