Eketahuna & Districts Early Settlers Museum Society

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.

Contact Details

5 Anderson Street, Eketahuna 4900

021 1468 984 / 06 375 8892



Chairperson: Bridget Wellwood (5 Anderson Street) Secretary/Treasurer: Victoria Walker (16 Alfredton Road)

Visitor Information

The Old School, Bengston Street, Eketahuna

Sunday 2-4pm or by arrangement



Other Facilities

Near by: Herbert Gallery (Main Street)
: St Cuthberts Anglican Church
: Cliff Walk
-40.643265 175.7052 16 Eketahuna & Districts Early Settlers Museum Society
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