The Kauri Museum (B10)

The Kauri Museum of Matakohe.

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The Kauri Mueum at Matakohe

The Kauri Mueum at Matakohe

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The Kauri Museum's layout map

The Kauri Museum’s layout map

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The Kauri Museum's wall mural depicting the largest Kauri girths ever. Wow, the girth of the long-gone "Ghost Kauri" is unbelievable!!

The Kauri Museum’s wall mural depicting the largest Kauri girths ever. Wow, the girth of the long-gone “Ghost Kauri” is unbelievable!!

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All sorts of logging displays at the Kauri Museum

All sorts of logging displays at the Kauri Museum

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The Kauri Gum display downstairs is wonderful. Who knew you could make such neat stuff from the sap of a tree?! The Kauri gum is very similar to Amber, but the Kauri gum hasn't actually turned to stone yet---it'll still melt or burn.

The Kauri Gum display downstairs is wonderful. Who knew you could make such neat stuff from the sap of a tree?! The Kauri gum is very similar to Amber, but the Kauri gum hasn’t actually turned to stone yet—it’ll still melt or burn.x

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One Response to “The Kauri Museum (B10)”

  1. Sierraman Says:

    beautiful, thank you!

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