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Thames Historical Museum

The collection features articles from early Thames including a unique display of handcrafted Kauri models of heritage buildings and the interior of a merchants house. Displays include examples of heavy industry associated with gold mining, the local fishing industry and souvenir china.

Collection Type
Historic Site, History, Military, Taonga Maori, Technology, Agriculture

Contact Details
Postal address icon503 Cochrane St, Grahamstown THAMES 3500
Telephone number icon64-7-868 8509,
Web address iconhttp://www.thameshistoricalmuseum.weebly.com
Email address iconthamesmuseum@xtra.co.nz
Staff iconVolunteers

Visitor Information
Physical address iconCorner of Pollen and Cochrane Streets, Grahamstown, Thames. North end of Pollen Street., New Zealand
Hours of operation iconDaily 10am
Charges iconAdult $5.00 Child $2.00 Family $10.00 Groups welcome School Groups $2.00 per person, including adults.

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Man trap, 2Honey comb maker, 1Iron lung, 4Kauri Metal Cooking Pot; 9
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