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The Elms, Tauranga
(4.7/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Step into the past with a visit to The Elms, Tauranga's historic former Mission Station, founded in 1835. Set in beautiful historic gardens (open to the public every day, all year round) the Mission House, completed in 1847, is New Zealand's finest late Georgian home and has this country's oldest free standing library.
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  • We spent part of a recent Sunday afternoon touring the Elms and were pleased we did. Our guide was knowledgeable about the history of the Mission Station and those that lived there - it was great to l...  more »
  • Visited the elms recently and was very impressed, the history and layout of the place is great, the staff are very knowledgeable and display a real love of the place. 
  • good local history. beautiful gardens and an idea place to take a picnic. historic buildings and if you have time do the tour, its very good. 
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  • Great place for a wedding. It's convenient because it's in the city but it's quiet. Lovely grounds.
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