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This major New Zealand regional museum holds in trust almost two million collection items of regional, national and international significance. The collections cover a wide range of topics including Canterbury's first pe...

Immerse yourself in the world of Canterbury art and then take it home. This gallery provides exhibitions and work for sale from a wide variety of New Zealand artists, and has a special interest in Canterbury artists, fea...

Small Museum representing Moriori, Maori and European History on the Chatham Islands.

Experience rural life in New Zealand in 1850 right down to the discovery of moa bones. Cheviot Hills was the first big land holding in New Zealand to be divided to provide small farming units for settlers. The museum fol...

The Gallery houses one of the foremost public art collections in New Zealand, including superb Canterbury paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, photography and applied arts. Its dynamic programme offers a range of coll...

We are based at Hillmorton Hospital sharing a building with the Hereford Centre. We are normally on site from 9am to 1pm, Monday and Friday. By appointment, we can have a guide on site at other times. We have a mini...

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...

This community museum includes a furnished colonial cottage, horse-drawn vehicles and machinery, a model aeroplane display and several tractors. Also the Mackenzie District Archive.

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...

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...

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