Welcome to the Morrinsville Museum


See our smart facility and contribute your 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  Please give us time to find the material for you before you visit.

 Opening Hours

Opening Hours for the Museum 

 Monday Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday 11.00 am to 4.00pm
1st Saturday of the month open for Morrinsville Market Day from 9.00am to 1.00pm

Sunday 11.00am to 3.00pm.

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  –

Now Open for Viewing  – The Mana Whenua of Piako Exhibition


 

See our latest exhibitions

From Blackboard to Smartboard

Changes in our classroom from slate

to ipads From 1890’s to the present day

See it in our display area near McDonald

Cottage

 

 

 

        Museum Manager is Barbara Dalziel