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Vaccine passes are no longer required to visit Larnach Castle. We do ask that face masks are worn unless seated in the Ballroom café.

App takes castle back in time


Visitors to Larnach Castle can now travel back in time.

A smartphone application launched at the castle allows it to be experienced as the bustling stately residence it was a century ago.

Seven period scenes, showing how the rooms were used a century ago, were filmed around the castle in April for the virtual reality tour. The app was introduced at the castle last week, after more than a year of development by Dunedin companies Animation Research and the Video Factory.

Read the full story by Nigel Benson on the Otago Daily Times below ...

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Landmarks New Zealand
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