Welcome to the Morrinsville Museum

formally known as Morrin Museum

See our new 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.


Opening Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday 12.30pm to 4.00pm
Saturday from 9.00am to 2.00 pm.   –  Market Day only.

Closed Sunday and Mondays

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.


Our Special Exhibitions


The First World War and its Morrinsville Soldiers


 Newman 15th May 1915

 A member of the 6th Hauraki Co.
Killed in Action on the 15th. May 1915 aged 25
We will honour each Morrinsville Serviceman on the anniversary of his death
with a special personal review of his service to his Country and Morrinsvillle district.
Come to the Museum to see further information and our new Anzac exhibition now open
 Opening soon Get your entry ready now for the   Family Treasures and Taonga Exhibition for Primary School pupils.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Get the  Entry form

Please phone all your inquires to:

Museum manager :Barbara Dalziel
Phone (07) 889 4190

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