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Melody Farm Music Museum

This is an exquisite private collection of antique hand-played and mechanical musical instruments dating back to 1840, built up over 25 years by the Clements family. A vast collection of music sheets, recordings, small musical accessories also feature along with lantern slides, old photos of New Zealand and overseas interest, and a collection of Maori and other ethnic music. This museum is located in a building attached to our farm homestead situated about 48 kilometres north of Wellington.

Collection Type
History, Taonga Maori, Technology

Contact Details
Postal address iconMuri Road, Pukerua Bay
Telephone number icon64-4-239 9307

Visitor Information
Physical address iconMuri Road, Pukerua Bay, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconBy arrangement
Charges iconAdult $4 Child $2

Wheelchair accessCafe
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The Dresden Piano Company Poster; 2Shirley Temple Song Album No. 2; 3Sheet Music - When God Gave You to Me; 1
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Cymbal Clapping Musical Monkey; 4Avonia Record Player; 5Indian Instrument; 6

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