Issued 28th Jan 2023 and as at 7th Feb 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, SH25a and the Tapu Coroglen roads have been closed. Some local DOC campsites are also closed. Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies. Driving times and routes can be found here.

Coromandel School of Mines and Historical Museum

The life of mining and its impact on a small town are at the heart of this comprehensive village museum housed in the historic Coromandel School of Mines building (1897).

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The life of mining and its impact on a small town are at the heart of this comprehensive village museum housed in the historic Coromandel School of Mines building (1897). The well-presented collection covers early goldmining, kauri logging, geological specimens, photographs and general local history. A popular attraction is the old Coromandel jailhouse.

Adult $5, Children under 12 years no charge.

Open 7 days Christmas to Easter, 1pm-4pm.
Weekends only Labour Weekend to Christmas, 1pm-4pm.

Facilities and Features
  • Disabled Access
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Physical Address

841 Rings Road
Coromandel Town
New Zealand


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