Hokonui Pioneer Village & Museum

A village type museum with the main display building housing predominantly vintage farm machinery from the mid 19th century. Additional displays are housed in a fully furnished pioneer cottage (furnished in 1900 period), a school room, a bank building with commercial items and a pioneer church built in 1894. All are situated on the outskirts of Gore in pleasant park surroundings.

Contact Details

Hokonui Pioneer Village & Museum C/- 12 Wayland Street GORE 9710




We are proud to be a volunteer museum.

Visitor Information

67 Waimea Street GORE 9710

Everyday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors and groups are most welcome by appointment. Closed on Christmas and Boxing days.

Adults: $4 Children: $1 Under 6s: free


Guided tour



Wheelchair access

-46.085136 168.93729 16 Hokonui Pioneer Village & Museum