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Tudor Collins Drive | Parry Kauri Park, Warkworth, Auckland, New Zealand
+64 9-425 7093
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying with friends at nearby Snells Beach and as we had a couple of hours to spend we decided to go to the museum. So glad we did as it was very interesting and saw lots of things that brought back great memories.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 26 November 2018

It is easy to pass this place by but look out for the sign off the main road and be sure to pop in and take a look. A most interesting introduction to the history of the area. The boardwalk through the forest was excellent,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MJPearce
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We really enjoyed visiting this very special museum. The displays were really well done, a lot to see. We were also greeted by extremely welcoming volunteers who were passionate about the place. We would definately recommend this museum to all.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank relaxonholiday
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Lovingly tended by volunteers, .warkeorth Museum is a fascinating stroll through the area history, including NZ service during World Wars, the settlement of the area, and lots of social history including beautiful women’s handicrafts.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank macderma
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We stopped here on our way to the Bay of Islands but it shouldn't be seen as just a comfort stop but an attraction in it's own right. Perhaps it would have been better if we could have stayed a bit longer but we were...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Have lived in the area for many years and have never visited. Went today when visiting family and it was absolutely amazing. Learned so much about the area and its people. It is all run by volunteers who are so informative. What a pleasure to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous museum, so interesting and the volunteer staff were so friendly and informative. A real hidden gem and a must visit.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank bramwellbronte
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Museum has decent historical exhibition, very good for the museum of the size. Also make sure you go on track, its an easy, beautiful natural walk. And definitely take a picture with big kauri :)

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank fanga607
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We were impressed with the gathering of local knowledge and found the nearby walk through the Kauri forest a lovely thing to do.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank gmfj2017
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little park close to town with a collection of local artifacts collected and donated over the years. Nice documentation of how the town grew based on timber and petrified gum from some amazing trees. Great mention of American soldiers that were stationed here before...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank donaldj49
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Sorry meant to say in winter hours are ....