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.

Come to the Museum to see further information and our exhibition now.
The First World War and its Morrinsville Soldiers



zPrivate       Wellington Infantry Regiment

        Died 23March 1916 of disease

             Age 37


Please phone all your inquires to:

Museum manager :Barbara Dalziel
Phone (07) 889 4190

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