Kōrero: Taranaki places

Fun Ho! national toy museum

Fun Ho! national toy museum

Fun Ho! cast-aluminium toys were made in Inglewood by the Underwood Engineering Company from 1947 to 1982. Former Underwood employees Barry and Phyllis Young opened a Fun Ho! museum in the town in 1990. In 2009 a foundry attached to the museum produced short runs of many of the Fun Ho! models.

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Private collection
Photograph by Anna Butterfield

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Ron Lambert, 'Taranaki places - Inglewood', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25888/fun-ho-national-toy-museum (accessed 28 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Ron Lambert, updated 1 Sep 2016