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The Historic Village

17th Ave West, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 7-571 3700
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Interesting place to visit for free

You can visit here at no cost and walk around old buildings and a small church. There is a cafe too... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
wgavey
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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17th Ave West, Tauranga, New Zealand
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+64 7-571 3700
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

You can visit here at no cost and walk around old buildings and a small church. There is a cafe too which is cheap to eat at but not a big selection. Though the hot chips are very good and so is the coffee. There...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Incubator team really went all out to provide a themed artsy event for our hen's night to create a canvas for the bride and groom to keep.

Thank mcgaval
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

The small town is great to see, if you have kids they will love this old time town. the walk along the river was nice and there is alot to see and read about the history. the town bakery serves some amazing pies so this...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

If you like interesting shops and stalls this will suit you. Good place to have a wander, buy various things for presents or to take back after the holiday, well worth a visit.

Thank John B
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

This attraction, just off Cameron Street, left past the hospital, houses a rich collection of early Tuarangan buildings including Faulkner House, one of the first to be built around 1844. Many are original buildings, such as the Blacksmith and the Railway Cottages, although some are...More

2  Thank jollyrobert
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Worthwhile visiting for the historical and cultural aspect as buildings have been lovingly restored. Some of the shops and businesses there are slightly out of place, but otherwise it's good to just have a walk around.

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This was worth a look. Some of the shops were closed but the shop fronts were good. The bakery there was sensational for morning tea or lunch. Easy to get to and fills in an hour or so.

Thank MareeGriffin
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Interesting place which could do with a spruce up...! A nice varied array of shops but sadly some of them a bit "junky" and somewhat out of place in this venue. However, some others fit right in the setting of a "historic village/tourist attraction". The...More

2  Thank JohnPaul1950
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Small quaint village arrangement with selection of novelty shops to explore. You favourite was the gem shop, beautiful selection of stones.

1  Thank Bobandellie2
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I visit the Historic Village often, the quaint shops and very relaxing café always has me walking away with a smile.

1  Thank alig6336
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