Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world!
The Delusion Mouse Trap was designed by an American named John Morris.read more
19 October 2019 (TBC)
Powhiri at Wharekaho
Venue: Wharekaho Beach and Ngati Hei land
For the month of January, 2019…read more
Saturday 19 January 2019
Come and see behind the locked doors!!
Tours start at 11am and 2pm
Friday 17th January 2019
Come along to a Night at the Museum – A History Mystery!
Goodbye 2018 and welcome 2019!!I thought we should have a look back at 2018 – a year in review!Number of Visitors – 6,337 (January to December 2018) 736 from Mercury Bay and wider Coromandel, 3,565 from New Zealand and 2,036 from the World.New Exhibits – 5 – pictured...read more
Miniature Chest of Drawers – 1987.001.05This miniature chest of drawers caught the eye of our collection assistants so we did a little more research on the owner.The provenance that was recorded for these drawers was in itself very exciting and then what we discovered...read more
Wow that year went fast!! They say time flies when you are having fun.We have once again had a busy month here in the museum. We had an amazing turn out for our Business After 5 in the Museum with a full house all round and really positive feedback on the changes we...read more
Tuesday 8th January 2019
We will again be at the Seaside Summer Gala – look out for our gazebo at 91A.