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Mathew's Vintage Museum

4365 State Highway 10 | Aurere, Kaitaia 0483, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0203
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Fabulous trip down my memory lane

My cobber 75 years young & me 70 years young, spent a fantastic couple of hours at Mr Mathew's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
Old car enthusiasts will love this

A great range of old cars, tractors and engines with a selection of old appliances etc to give you... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2016
Kaitaia, New Zealand
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4365 State Highway 10 | Aurere, Kaitaia 0483, New Zealand
+64 9-406 0203
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My cobber 75 years young & me 70 years young, spent a fantastic couple of hours at Mr Mathew's museum, extremely well laid out with heaps of photos detailing how the renovation / restorations of the cars, lots of old agricultural machinery & house hold...More

Thank lindsaysandra
Reviewed 29 June 2016

A great range of old cars, tractors and engines with a selection of old appliances etc to give you a taste of the yesteryear.

Thank c0mputeraddict
Reviewed 28 June 2016

An excellent private collection with lots of the owners family history. many vintage vehicles, machinery and household goods and appliances. Brought back some childhood memories. Came across it by accident on one of the few bad weather days of our holiday and it kept us...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Great little museum of vintage cars engines farm equipment an paraphernalia from pre 50,s. A whole dentists chair and set up to set your teeth on edge.

Thank Molzmum
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

A group of 12 preschoolers and 3 adults visited Museum today we thoroughly enjoyed it. We started our day with a rude in the train pulled by the old tractors kids loved it. Then we spent time looking and climbing on the tractors and Fire...More

Thank Rayanne72
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Stumbled on this rare gem while heading north on highway 10. Mr Matthews has restored numerous cars and tractors,as well as old pumps and generally anything with a motor. He has a huge amount of old artefacts and history from years gone by. Well set...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 12 May 2015

We think that there must have been a method to collect the vast and diverse range of items and this may well have been `we will have one of everything`! The sheer quantity of items from pencil sharpeners to tractors is amazing. There is literally...More

2  Thank MartinBDevon
Reviewed 17 March 2015

A great assortment of historical vehicles and stationary machinery. Well worth a stop-off and at a reasonable price.

1  Thank Gary L
Reviewed 19 February 2015

take a look it is well worth the time because there is so much to see and I am sure you will see things you remember from your child hood and things from your grandparents time, treat your self it is well worth the effort

1  Thank mike v
Reviewed 9 February 2015

Matthew's Vintage Museum was the perfect place to stop when driving through from Russell to Cape Reinga area. The owner was super friendly, even letting my husband play the piano which was spectacular. The collection of cars, tractors, sewing machinese, sheerers, trucks, etc are quite...More

Thank Shelliu
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