Opening times and tours


Wednesday - Saturday 10 am - 4 pm


Open: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday for guided tours from 10 a.m. 
We will open Sundays for large groups by arrangement

Entrance: $20 adult, $10 per child. Eftpos or cash, no credit cards.

Allow: At least 2 hours - best to arrive before 2 pm.


We advise you to wear comfortable footwear.

We allow plenty of time for you to linger and love to hear your stories and memories which the collection might bring to mind.

Bring your camera to capture photos of your favourite pieces in the collection.


Most of the museum is pushchair and wheelchair accessible, but there are some areas only accessible via stairs.

A wheelchair is available - please ask for assistance if needed.

There is no cafe onsite, but 'The Office Cafe' is next door to the museum, serving excellent food and drinks for lunches and morning and afternoon teas. The cafe closes at 3 pm.

To contact 'The Office Cafe' : phone (09)434-8271

Plenty of parking is available at the museum. Be sure to visit our gift shop.