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Small but attractive Museum

It is a small museum in size, with attractive themes and exhibits. Several themes are displayed... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2021
santo-trainsspotter7
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Auckland, New Zealand
Full of knowledge

My husband and I enjoy visiting museums to find out more of the areas local history. I was very... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2021
eveskip
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Hamilton, New Zealand
via mobile
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Reviewed 5 September 2020

We really enjoyed walking around this museum. Full of interesting facts about Captain Cook and his time in the area.

Date of experience: September 2020
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Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

A great local museum doing interesting things. I was impressed with the interactive exhibits. Some new exhibits under construction. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2020
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Reviewed 21 July 2020

Well laid out, with stories of local 'legends' who have made a difference in this rural out post throughout the history since settlement . Both Maori and European
I was very interested in how the women who featured survived and thrived and helped each other out.
For a small museum, it punches well above its weight.
Highly recommended to get a real perspective on the region.

Date of experience: July 2020
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Reviewed 16 March 2020

The museum was recommended to us by our host at the B&B and was absolutely worth the time. Such an informative museum in what appears a small space, but once inside it opens up into a variety of displays of significant history of the area. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2020
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Reviewed 4 February 2020

Lots on the Cook landings and local history, should take half a day to enjoy the entire museum. Well done

Date of experience: January 2020
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