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Ongaonga Museum

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A wee historical gem in the the back blocks of Hawkes Bay

We came across the OngaOnga museum after deciding to check it out - curious when we saw the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
TravelWhanau
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Wellington, New Zealand
A wonderful step back in time ...

We loved our visit to the Onga Onga Museum Village. We had a guided tour after a very interesting... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Julie M
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Aug 23, 2018
“A wee historical gem in the the back blocks of Hawkes Bay”
Mar 27, 2018
“A wonderful step back in time ...”
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Ongaonga Museum is home to multiple historical buildings and artefacts from around Hawkes Bay and New Zealand.
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Western end, Bridge Street, OngaOnga, Central Hawkes Bay, 4278, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

We came across the OngaOnga museum after deciding to check it out - curious when we saw the signpost off State Highway 50 (you just turn off for a few minutes). It just happened to be a Sunday afternoon the only time they are open....More

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Kathryn G, Treasurer at Ongaonga Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you for your thoughtful reply. All our volunteers love our little slice of History that is the Ongaonga Museum. We do not need much arm twisting to spend time in our slice of paradise! Glad you enjoyed your visit. :-)

Reviewed 28 March 2018

We loved our visit to the Onga Onga Museum Village. We had a guided tour after a very interesting and informative introduction. Then we wandered through the village, taking our time to look at the wealth of exhibits and interesting detailed information. Obviously mu=ch loved...More

Thank Julie M
Kathryn G, Guest Relations Manager at Ongaonga Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for visiting our Village Museum. All our Volunteers take pride in preserving the buildings and history of our small township. Please come again.

Reviewed 23 October 2017

On our way to another attraction we decided to visit the Museum as one of our party used to live there as a child. Several old buildings restored and holding a lot of artifacts from settler days. Very interesting but especially interesting were the documents,...More

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