Firth Tower



Motorhomes are welcome at Firth Tower! Please read more details below.

Arrival and Payment

Motor homes typically arrive in their own time and park over in the spacious carpark, which offers quiet and secure overnight parking.

Cost is $6 per van per night. Please use the honesty box after hours. If you wish to use power the cost is $12 per van per night.


Pets are welcome but we ask that cats be kept close to home please as we like our cheeky birdlife. Please keep dogs on a leash and clean up after them.

Museum Hours

Open hours are 9am-3pm Monday, Thursday, Friday. Weekends, 10am-4pm Saturday and Sunday.

Dump Station

A free dump station is available at Railside on the Green 41A Hetana Street, along with public toilets and the Matamata Citizen’s Advice Bureau.

Motorhome Rallies

As well as individual overnight stays, we can offer Motorhome Association Members group accommodation for a maximum of 25 motor homes for weekend camps and rallies.  Cost is $5 per person per night.  Gates are open and vans park on the rear grounds and in the carpark if wanting power.  Toilets are available 24 hours. Hire of Heritage Centre room with mini kitchen (not suitable for cooking meals) use of grounds, and visit to museum are included free.

The grounds are available for your use if you wish to bring games (e.g. bowls, petanque) and the rear grounds are available for setting up barbecues, gazebos etc. Please consult with the manager as to best site for these activities when making your booking.

Motorhomes at Firht Tower

Firth tower buildings

Restful grounds