Coaltown Museum

Coaltown Museum



10 Rankers Reviews

8 Face-to-Face

39 Museums and Galleries

15 Westport



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South IslandWest CoastWestport


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Nico Schoots


Ranking: 7/10

The name does not cover the actual displays. Also artefacts from brewery, wood logging etc.

Reviewed over 8 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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New Zealand

Ranking: 9/10

Very interesting museum, lots of info on all sorts of West Coast history, gold, timber, coal etc. Well worth a visit.

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Very interesting to listen to videos and to learn about history of coal mining and timber cutting, Obviously however not sufficiently supported by the officials, hard to find (signs).

Reviewed over 9 years ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Very good history of this area.

Reviewed almost 10 years ago and experienced in January 2010

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Don Morgan

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

Good family activity and good to learn about the history.

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in January 2010

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Kevin F

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Good displays to provide history of area and mines.

Reviewed over 10 years ago

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CraigB's avatar


United Kingdom

Ranking: 8/10

Very good insight to both coal and gold mining.

Reviewed over 11 years ago and experienced in March 2009

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Rick Rissewijck


Ranking: 3/10

Interesting collection, but hardly any explanations or order.

Reviewed over 11 years ago