Pioneer relics, rocks and old photographs of the town.
School of Mines & Mineralogical Museum
The Historic Places Trust runs tours of these buildings, which house an extensive collection of NZ rocks, minerals and fossils. The...
Thames Small Gauge Railway
Young 'uns will enjoy the 900m loop ride on this cute-as-a-button train.
The cutest little bar on the Coromandel Peninsula, with art-deco chandeliers, zany wallpaper and regular live music. It’s the sort of...
A good source of planet-friendly vegetables, nuts, bread, eggs and meat.
Lonely Planet review
Walk through a mine tunnel, watch a stamper battery crush rock, learn about the history of the Cornish miners and try your hand at panning for gold ($2 extra).