Hokitika Museum

Hokitika Museum

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The Hokitika Museum is a regional museum located in the heart of Westland and housed in the historic Carnegie Building.

The rugged and isolated West Coast has a fascinating history of adventure and fortitude. Come and see for yourself!




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Hokitika Museum


  • Greenstone & Gold audio-visual experience

  • Tangata Whenua and pounamu

  • Gold rush

  • Giant Meccano dredge

  • Special exhibitions

  • Quiz for kids

  • Museum shop





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