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Foxton Flax Stripper Museum

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A museum which preserves the flax(phormium tenax) industry, once the "backbone of the town. The buildings house the only working stripper and scutching machines in the country which are both availible for viewing. A video of woolpacks and carpet manufacturing from flax can be viewed along with supplemenatry photograph displays.


Contact Details
Postal address iconc/o 5 Ravensworth Place Foxton
Telephone number icon06 363 7095 or 06 363 6846
Web address iconhttp://www.tony_and_judith@paradise.net.nz
Email address icontony_and_judith@paradise.net.nz


Visitor Information
Physical address iconHarbour Street Foxton, New Zealand
Hours of operation icon1 to 3pm daily. Other times can be arranged.
Charges iconAdults $3.00 Children $1.00


Facilities
Wheelchair accessShopGuided Tour
Fibre and flax soap sales



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