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Great little museum, gift shop, replica village under construction and a cafe with great china and excellent sandwiches- as my mum (and she’s approaching 90) said “proper ones”. Cafe nice and bright very clean and tidy and run by two older ladies who know how...More
Very enjoyable glimpse into the local history of Mangawhai.
I suggest that you don't rush this visit. Take the time to read the many pieces of information throughout the museum. Also take a seat and watch the small documentary about the 'Big Dig' . A...More
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
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