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Oratia Folk Museum

The museum holds collections that represent the domestic and working life of the early settlers to the Oratia area. The building which houses the museum was constructed c1870 and is a simple gabled pioneer cottage which is dressed to reflect its early history.

Collection Type
History, Taonga Maori, Technology, Historic Site


Contact Details
Postal address icon527 West Coast Road- Oratia Waitakere City
Telephone number iconFor more information contact Sharon Walker on 09 813 3884, or David Harre on 09 818 7816
Email address iconian.molyneux@clear.net.nz


Visitor Information
Physical address icon527 West Coast Road- Oratia Waitakere City, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconThe museum opens on the 2nd Sunday of every month between 10am and 1pm. It can also be opened by arrangement at other times.
Charges iconDonation/ Koha



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