The House Museum is set in the Titirangi bush amongst mature kauri and a short stroll from French Bay that inspired a series of McCahon's significant 1950's works. 

Photo Credit: Sam Hartnett


McCahon Trust News

Education Programmes: Information Evening

McCahon House and Te Uru warmly invite primary and intermediate educators to join us for a free, informative evening outlining our upcoming programmes. Join us for light refreshments and discover how these exciting and focused educational opportunities can benefit your students.   Optional visit to McCahon House. McCahon House Colin McCahon is regarded as one of New Zealand’s most... Read more

Education Programme

For Schools: Years 7 - 13 

Enjoy a guided tour  through the award winning house museum set amidst the bush and birds in Titirangi. The site and information displays provide a unique educational experience and provides and insight into how our greatest painter Colin McCahon and his family lived and what he painted during the 1950s.

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Help make the project the amazing success it is.

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McCahon House Museum

Opening Hours 2014

11am - 3pm

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

Holiday Break

Closed Wednesday 24th Dec  - Reopens Wednesday 7th January

NEW Opening Hours 2015

1pm - 6pm

Wednesday - Sunday

Closed public holidays

Group and education bookings 

available outside these hours

by request 


67 Otitori Bay Road 

French Bay, Titirangi


Phone: 09 8176148

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