First Museum “Pioneer Hall” 1972
Kia ora and welcome to our website
Ashburton Museum and Historical Society Inc.
Founders of the Ashburton Museum, owners and trustees of the Permanent Collection
Charitable status cc31182. Incorporation No. 220897
We hope that this website will bring to you news, information and Society activities. You are welcome to make comments and suggestions via the links below or by phone contact with a committee member. Or pop into the Museum and leave a message. Have a browse of other pages and enjoy.
CONTRIBUTIONS for the Museums weekly heritage page are welcomed. Ideally, 500 to 800 words with images (your own or from the Collection). They can be hand written or electronic and can cover topics like, businesses, local history, memories of town and country, families, farms etc. Drop them into the Museum or email to email@example.com. or contact a committee member.
Try out our first AGM Local history quiz HERE.
For your interest, we have the April 2019 Newsletter available HERE with many thanks to Liz for compiling yet another excellent read. If you have any news, suggestions or comments please let a committee member know.