Welcome to the Morrinsville Museum


See our smart facility and contribute your own ideas, stories, items and information to the history of Morrinsville.

Features of the museum include the McDonald cottage, displays of Maori tools, school items, childhood toys and dairy farm items. Also see our own film “The Green Circle” (25 minutes)

The museum archives hold an extensive collection of Morrinsville material including photographs which are available for viewing on request.

New Opening Hours- Now open on Mondays


Opening Hours for the Museum 

Monday 11.00am to 3.00pm

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday 11.00 am to 4.00pm
1st Saturday of the month from 9.00am to 2.00 pm.   Come enjoy the Morrinsville Market Day.

Every Sunday  10.00am to 2.00pm

We do strongly suggest you ring the Morrinsville Museum before you set off on your family day out to visit the Museum.

We are dependent on volunteers staff. If you wish to visit outside the listed hours you can call 889 4190 or email the museum to arrange a time to visit.

If you want some particular information please let us know in advance so that we can search out the material, if we have it, before you arrive at the museum.


Exhibitions  –       New exhibition opening soon : Items from the retailers of Morrinsville

Opening 21st April – The Mana Whenua of Piako Exhibition



 Morrinsville District Soldiers who Died in World War One


Sergeant Claude William BISHOP

Died 20 February 1918


        Museum Manager is Barbara Dalziel