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Firth Tower Museum

The home of this rural museum is an authentically furnished farm homestead and worker's cottage circa 1900, which is the site of the headquarters of the Matamata Estate (1865-1904) founded by J C Firth. Photography: Elizabeth Dodd

Collection Type
Historic Site, History, Open Air, Technology, Agriculture


Contact Details
Postal address iconFirth Tower Historical Museum 266a Tower Road RD1 Matamata 3400
Telephone number icon64-7-888 8369
Web address iconhttp://www.firthtower.co.nz
Email address iconfirthtower@mpdc.govt.nz
Staff iconFirth Tower Museum Manager 021 243 0572


Visitor Information
Physical address iconTower Road, RD1, Matamata 3400, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconMon, Thurs, Fri 9am-3pm Sat, Sun 10am-4pm Tues & Wed closed (Museum will open on Tues or Wed for pre-booked tours and groups)
Charges iconAdults $10 Children (5-16yrs) $5 Seniors (65+) $5 Groups $4.50pp Tea/Coffee $2 Motorhomes (powered) $12 Motorhomes (unpowered) $6


Facilities
Wheelchair accessReference LibraryParkingFunction SpaceGuided TourPublic ProgrammesToilets
Historic Category II listed Church available for weddings, funerals



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