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.
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
This Exhibition will be ongoing for four years.
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 four Servicemen lost their lives on 25th April 1915 Coming in May Family Treasures and Taonga Exhibition for Primary School pupils.
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.