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About The Kauri Museum
Take a step back into Northland's history when you visit The Kauri Museum, nestled in the picturesque west coast village of Matakohe.
The Kauri Museum in Matakohe is the leading Museum and Gift Shop for all Kauri themed products in New Zealand. The award winning Kauri Museum tells the story of our pioneering settlers though the lens of the Kauri Industry.
The museum specialises in the legacy of our Kauri Forests; specifically the strong durable timber and the highly prized Kauri Gum.
Visit the Kauri Museum Souvenir Shop, and choose from the best selection of Kauri products in New Zealand. Also browse our Online Shop, we have a great range of unique Kauri products which are the best option for a gift.
Visit our website to learn more about Kauri and the museum, or simply call in! We are open 7 days a week, and only closed on Christmas Day!
What makes us different
We are a Museum and Art Gallery sharing the story of our pioneering settlers through the lens of the Kauri Industry. We have various activities available to visitors, including: interactive hands-on displays, historic buildings and books to explore, personal stories from the past, and the beautiful Kauri Coast just up the road.