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.
Opening Hours for the Museum
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Friday 12.30pm to 4.00pm
Saturday from 9.00am to 2.00 pm. – Market Day only.
Starting soon We will extend our opening hours and open Sunday afternoon 12.30 to 4.00pm
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.
Exhibitions – What to see
Elizabeth Lissaman Exhibition open to public 1st March 2016 – 20th May 2016.
Pakarau Soldier Settlement Exhibition open to the Public 22nd March 2016
Swiss Exhibition afternoon and Exhibition opening 29th May 2016 at 1.30pm
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.
The First World War and its Morrinsville Soldiers
Died 23March 1916 of disease
Please phone all your inquires to:Museum manager :Barbara Dalziel Phone (07) 889 4190
If you prefer to contact us by email, use the form below.