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Westland Industrial Heritage Park

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Crafts and things made by locals, just near the airport on the same terrace area, worth checking... read more

Reviewed 17 February 2018
Christchurch, New Zealand
Heritage diversity at its best

A lot going on at this place, friendly volunteers full of knowledge to show one around an... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Jim S
Hokitika, New Zealand
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“stage coach”(2 reviews)
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Industrial Road, Hokitika, New Zealand
+64 22 043 2877
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Crafts and things made by locals, just near the airport on the same terrace area, worth checking out, open most days

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 27 December 2017

A lot going on at this place, friendly volunteers full of knowledge to show one around an interesting site. There's no hands of at this museum, entry by donation to help purchase the essentials, allow four hours.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

A very intresting site. Very worthwhile to visit . Some of the exibits in great condition for ther age . Tour guides are full of usefull information Just a donation for entry.

1  Thank Christopher L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Industrial Heritage park is a treasure trove from the past. The "Rusty Relics" as they call themselves are only too happy to show you around and they just love to show off the old machinery and vehicles and even the old original stage coach...More

Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great visit to the park with a club member. The lads there were friendly and were passionate about their projects including a highly anticipated narrow gauge Model train track as well as some finely restored vintage machinery from the mills and mines around...More

1  Thank Amiththan S
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

A lovely museum of old machinery and vehicles. An interesting collection and well worth a visit. Gentleman on site was very helpful and informative about all the bits and pieces there. The guided tour provided was great. Please do go and visit.

1  Thank Debbs B
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have visited the Westland Industrial Heritage Park twice in recent months. Each time, we have been welcomed by the friendly team working on the machinery and vehicles in the park. The explanation and demonstration of the steam-powered engines from the sawmills was welcomed by...More

Thank kbcoaster
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We were adopted by a club member and shown around the sheds and projects. We were lucky enough to hear a twice-restored V8 running as well as many of the large steam engines. This place is worth a special trip & I will definitely be...More

Thank Jo2dogs
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I had the privilege to get a quick guided tour by Mort Cruickshank's late Thursday afternoon. What a Great Collection of Historic Asset's for both Hokitika and Westland as a Whole! A must see for any Mechanically Minded Person you will be amazed as I...More

Thank Karl B
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Old men and their sheds takes on a new dimension here. A wealth of mostly operating machinery from farming, timber mills and gold mines. The people are friendly and full of fun.

Thank Bikingroy
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