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Eketahuna & Districts Early Settlers Museum Society

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Social history of Eketahuna and the wider district with a focus on the early Scandinavian settlers. Eketahuna was originally called Mellemskov, which means the heart of the forest, as it was at the heart of the Forty Mile Bush. No catalogue yet but we are working on it.
Open storage and displays featuring photographs, textiles, objects and artefacts, farm and agricultural machinery, technology, military, domestic.
Category 2 heritage building.

Collection Type
History, Agriculture


Contact Details
Postal address icon5 Anderson Street, Eketahuna 4900
Telephone number icon021 1468 984 / 06 375 8892
Web address iconhttp://www.facebook.com/pages/Eketahuna-Museum/192147504138073
Email address iconeketahunamuseum@gmail.com
Staff iconChairperson: Bridget Wellwood (5 Anderson Street) Secretary/Treasurer: Victoria Walker (16 Alfredton Road)


Visitor Information
Physical address iconThe Old School, Bengston Street, Eketahuna, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconSunday 2-4pm or by arrangement


Facilities
Toilets
Near by: Herbert Gallery (Main Street) : St Cuthberts Anglican Church : Cliff Walk



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Woman's Skirt and Jacket; Unknown; circa mid 19th centuryBlouse; Unknown; Circa late 19th centuryEvening Bag; Unknown; Circa 1900

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