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Goldmining and the challenge of extracting this precious metal from ore is the key feature of this museum, housed in an historic building of the area. View the Waiuta mine model. Transport yourself back by browsing throu...

Coaltown tells the stories of the Pakeha/European settlers in the Buller District who created economic properity with the mining and export of coal. Displays: The northern Buller Bay and Westport's economy was bui...

The Hokitika Museum is a regional museum located in the heart of Westland and housed in the historic Carnegie Building. What began in 1869, in the new Town Hall, as the “Museum Room” grew into the West Coast’s largest mu...

Earthquake. Local History - Boatmans, Capleston, Cronadun, Inangahua Landing, Junction, Camp. 3 Channel Flat, New Creek, Lyell, Newton Flat, Whale Flat. White Cliffs, Berlins(Old Diggings), Tiroroa People, places an...

The Karamea Centennial Museum is a typical small rural museum, which holds an absorbing collection of photographs and exhibits on sawmilling, dairying, gold mining, flax milling and shipping.  We have easily accessible d...

An expanding national collection of pounamu/jade is a major feature here with works from throughout New Zealand, including two large boulders which toured New Zealand being worked by nine leading carvers as a New Zealand...

Located in the centre of Granity (sign posted off the main Road) on a historical site, being coke ovens built early 1900's. We are located in two buildings. Both buildings belong to Solid Energy, but we have an agreement...

Shantytown is located on Rutherglen Road, Paroa, just 10Km south of Greymouth, on the West Coast of the South Island. A reconstructed pioneer village nestled amongst regenerating native bush, Shantytown tells fascinating...

Set up to save the last remaining relics of Westlands Industrial heritage on the West Coast, for the benefit of West Coasters.

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