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Mangawhai Museum

Molesworth Drive | Mangawhai Heads, Mangawhai 0540, New Zealand
+64 9-431 4645
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What a great place to learn about the history of the Mangawhai area,I am a local resident and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gloriadurrant
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Mangawhai, New Zealand
Fantastic!

Well worth a visit, the lady on reception is helpful and friendly, and the museum itself is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KiwiBrits
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Molesworth Drive | Mangawhai Heads, Mangawhai 0540, New Zealand
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+64 9-431 4645
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a great place to learn about the history of the Mangawhai area,I am a local resident and learnt heaps about Mangawhai.

Thank gloriadurrant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit, the lady on reception is helpful and friendly, and the museum itself is fascinating! Great selection of gifts too!

Thank KiwiBrits
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Learned so much anout the local area and its history Particularly about the estuary.

Thank janepg34
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Really enjoyed this Museum worth seeing very interesting can be enjoyed by the whole family cafe attached which also was very good, staff very friendly.

Thank amalcock
Reviewed 5 May 2017

From the spy who wasn't to the Titanic of the Pacific, this museum is chock full of stories that capture your attention. Really well done

Thank Petra D
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Oh dear me, very stale and dry place with the wrong staff who are either under paid or just bored, run properly could be goodMore

Thank Winesnice
Sue C, Public Relations Manager at Mangawhai Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

I am sorry you did not enjoy your experience at the Mangawhai Museum. Our staff are all volunteers and most are very passionate about the history of our community, and are very willing to help if asked. I will pass on your comment to the...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Well worth a visit whether you are a local or a visitor to Mangawhai. Lots of very informative information, easy to read and hold your interest.

Thank Kiwiannie_11
Reviewed 24 January 2017

A lot of thought has gone into this display. As it has recently opened I feel there are a few teething problems with the volunteer staff. Eventually there will be much to see and experience.

Thank Meganjenings
Reviewed 20 January 2017

this is getting better certainly has nice look but I think theyre sorting what to put in it as it looks a bit vacant! Lovely location though!

Thank wyandall
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I learned lots of cool stuff in this museum. One of my favourite parts was the murals, as it was really interesting to see someone else's artwork. It was full of pictures and information. ( maybe you should add some animations or something to go...More

Thank Splutchy M
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