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.
Our opening hours on Sunday 10.30am to 2.00pm
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.
Exhibitions – What to see
Pakarau Soldier Settlement Exhibition open from the Public 22nd March 2016
Morrinsville Railway Exhibition opens 16th October 2016. to the 3 March 2017
We will honour each Morrinsville Serviceman on the anniversary of his death
with a special personal review of his service to his Country and Morrisville district.
The First World War and its Morrinsville Soldiers
Auckland Infantry Regiment 2nd Battalion
Died 1st October 1916 Aged 26
Robert James Wilson
New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Died 21st October 1916
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