Kāwhia Regional Museum Gallery, Te Whare Taonga O Kāwhia Moana

Comprehensive Jurassic fossil collection.
Original manual telephone exchange.
1890’s racing whaleboat
Extensive toki (adze) collection
Ormsby family kākahu(feathered cloak)
Woven kete collection
Local art - paintings, carvings

Contact Details

PO Box 41 Kāwhia 3843

078710161

Kawhia_museum@xtra.co.nz

2 part time paid staff and volunteers on weekends.

Visitor Information

Omimiti st Kāwhia

Summer (labour weekend to Easter) 11am-4pm 7 days Winter (Easter til Labour weekend) 12noon-3pm Wednesday to Sunday

Koha requested (gold coin suggested)

Facilities

Wheelchair access

Reference library

Parking

Shop

Guided tour

Public programmes

Membership club

Other Facilities

Internet and copying for locals.
Guided tours by arrangement.
Public toilets within 100m.
Occasional lectures by visitors.
-38.06528 174.8232 16 Kāwhia Regional Museum Gallery, Te Whare Taonga O Kāwhia Moana
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