The museum punches well above its weight considering the size of the town. Not quiet as good as the Matakohe museum elsewhere in the district, but you would be miserable to complain. Great on a rainy day. The shipwreck exhibits are particularly impressive.
This is our local museum and has much to do with the Kauri Timber Trade and the export of the Timber from Dargaville area. Good to visit with the family and especially on a wet day.The staff are friendly and can tell one much about the subject to supplement the displays. Some of the volunteers who man the desk have... 更多
We saw the museum sign from the road and decided to stop. It was a well presented museum with lots of items from the area especially from those who first came to the area. A lot of time and effort has been put into the displays
Impressive small town museum recently renovated. Provides history including impressive collection & displays of maritime, gum industry, indigenous history, immigration, etc. largest collection of accordions & typewriters I've ever seen. Provides hands in as well as displays artfully created. Very friendly staff
We dropped into Dargaville Museum today. My goodness gracious it is enormous. At first we thought that the $15 entry fee a little excessive but after 2.5 hours of wandering around being totally immersed, it was clear that we had our money's worth. The exhibits included the whole story of the Dargaville area including logging, kauri gum industry, lighthouses ,... 更多
what an amazing place to visit... the work that has been done to this place is amazing. Very informative museum all about the gold rush days... our local people and what they have done for the community. An inspiring place to visit for sure.