Mangawhai Museum celebrates life round our harbour with stories as diverse as shipwrecks and gold bullion to geology at the beach, the plight of the Fairy Tern and the saving of the harbour entrance.

Garage Sale


The Mangawhai Museum Garage Sale is back by popular demand. If you have something to donate contact Emma before Wed 17th Aug on (09) 431 4645 or to arrange pick-up of items.


Around Mangawhai

Lying on the sunny east coast Mangawhai and Mangawhai Heads are only an hour or so from Auckland's North Shore.

Museum Gift Shop

A varied selection of quality gifts and books for all the family.

Jessie's Cafe

Enjoy fine coffee, Devonshire teas and old-fashioned delights at Jessie’s Cafe.

From 9th July

John Foster - A special exhibition featuring the works by John Foster, local artist and farmer ... Download brochure