The Motueka District Museum is now closed until December 2017 as seismic strengthening work is due to start on our old (1913) ex-school building. This is a major job for the museum as all the artefacts need to be protected and stored correctly to ensure they do not get...
There will be a closing ceremony (by invitation) this afternoon (30th June 2017) to mark the end of the exhibition Mai I Hawaiki Te Ahi Ka Roa – From our Ancestral Homelands to Our Home Fires of Today.
It has been a wonderful exhibition which has drawn in visitors from...
We are delighted to announce that our current exhibition: Mai I Hawaiiki Te Ahi Ka Roa has been nominated and is a finalist in the NZ Museum Awards. It is in the category Exhibition Excellence – Taonga Maori.
The winners will be announced on Tuesday 23rd May 2017.
Motueka District Museum has been included in the 18th edition of Lonely Planet New Zealand guidebook. We are delighted! So come and check us out:
“An interesting collection of regional artefacts, housed in a dear old school building.”
Look forward to seeing you soon.