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The Elvis room in an adapted garage next to the owner's house contains thousands of rare and expensive recordings, souvenirs and memorabilia. There are approximately 4,000 recordings in this collection ­ 80 percent of wh...

A local history Museum collecting items relevant to the Foxton district's past. These are housed and displayed in the old Foxton Courthouse and an air-conditioned archive facility. The collection highlights the railway, ...

The National Library of New Zealand Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, located across from Parliament, is one of the country's leading cultural and information centres. It holds rich and varied collections of research materi...

An extensive range of New Zealand Social History set out in 9,000 sq ft of buildings.

Four historic local buildings have been shifted onto one site for this museum - an 1896 police lockup, 1912 courthouse, a police office and a 1908 church building. The structures are conserved as near as possible in thei...

The Wainuiomata Historical Society was established in 1977 and in March 1987 the Wellington Education Board gave the use of the ‘old school’ to the Society. The Museum was opened on 30 September 1989 by Harry Martin, the...

A general local museum with an emphasis on showing how people lived in Papatoetoe. Material held includes - a collation of information on Local Body members, schools as they developed, the origin and meaning of street na...

This community collection includes memorabilia and comprehensive records of families, clubs, organisations and businesses from the Cust and surrounding districts. The museum has a large photographic collection, and welco...

The Kowai Archives is housed in the former Kowai County Council building at Balcairn, on Highway 72 halfway between Sefton and Amberley. The 1922 District Peace Memorial building has an Historic Places Trust classifi...

The personal lives of miners and their families and the long arm of the law are key features of this museum. One of the Museum's four buildings, once the Old Town Board Office, has a collection of mining, dairy company a...

Learn the story of a food whose past is as rich as its flavour. Experience chocolates' astounding 3000 year history, in the only comprehensive chocolate museum in the Southern Hemisphere. View a 2000 year old Mayan...

Set against the background of Mount Egmont-Taranaki, this is the only Bowls Museum in the world and contains over 8000 exhibits of the game as played by the men and women in New Zealand. Bowls is the 3rd largest particip...

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