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Ferrymead Heritage Park was established in the late 1960's and was designed to be a museum that housed displays from the related societies. The Park consists of an Edwardian township and a separate museum area with exhib...

Ferrymead Railway is a living railway museum operated by the Canterbury Railway Society Inc. We operate on the site of New Zealand's fisrt railway at Ferrymead Heritage Park in Christchurch with steam, diesel and electri...

Items from households in the district. Includes tractors, trucks and farm equipment.

A small Museum which holds material pertaining to the district of Ward.

Rich in human history, the story of this area began with the arrival of the ancestors of today's Māori people. Hunting the southern right whale, Europeans arrived over 600 years later. Today this house, along with the st...

The Geraldine Historical Society aims to provide for present and future generations an accurate interesting and comprehensive picture of local history. We keep in touch with our community by encouraging visits to the mus...

On display are over 1400 exhibits. These include 101 tractors from 1912 onwards, including the oldest working tractor in New Zealand and thirty vintage cars from 1905. An interesting collection of classic cars. There are...

Our collections began with those of the former Takaka Museum, owned by Margaret Wilson QSM, long-time resident of Golden Bay/Mohua. In 1985 a group of local people agreed to purchase her collection, raising $75000 over s...

Visit a mini airforce base of World War II ­ all the staff are in uniform to encourage young people to become interested and join the club. Step back in time with rides along the airstrip in the Tiger Moth. Also displaye...

Opened in 1999, the Museum is housed in the Hokonui Heritage Centre along with the Hokonui Moonshine Museum and the Gore Information Centre. Focussing on the history of Eastern Southland and the Mataura River Valley, at...

The Harbour & Tyne Historic Precinct is the original commercial area of Oamaru. Largely built in the period 1870's to 1890's, it remains today as New Zealand's most complete Victorian streetscape. The large and impressiv...

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