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Waihi Arts Centre & Museum

@Waihi Arts Centre & Museum

Find a marvelous potpourri of embroidery, sober looking 19th century gold miners captured in black and white photographs and quirky local pottery exhibitions. An art and heritage centre with something for everyone.

Waihi is a town where the gold rush of the 1880’s to 1950’s has left an indelible mark and the dedicated volunteers apty capture the story of the rush to find gold. The Arts Centre has a dual role as a gallery and a theater.  The arts centre is also known as the WAIHI GOLD MINING MUSEUM.

Opening hours

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, check beforehand to avoid disappointment. Admission fees apply

This museum is part of the heritage trail in the Coromandel Peninsula. Check the Coromandel Guide for more information.


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