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Last updated: 13 February 2020

Ashburton Museum and Historical Society

Facilities and services

Contributor type:

  • Historical society
  • Museum or art gallery

Archive types:

  • Business archives
  • Other educational records
  • School records
  • Voluntary group archives, clubs, societies, etc.

Research services:

During our opening hours, the public is encouraged to browse our library, photo catalogue, family and subject files. Researching the museum archives can only be carried out by staff on request.


Museum archive research: first half an hour free, after that $15 per half hour.

Visitor information

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday 10am-4pm. Weekends and public holidays 1-4pm.

Onsite parking:

No. There is metered parking on street and free Council parking nearby. Limited parking at rear of museum: see staff first

Physical access:

Open to the public.

Contact details

Contact person:

Kathleen Stringer - Archivist
Michael Hanrahan - Curator
Maryann Cowan - Assistant Curator


Baring Square West

Postal address:

PO Box 94

Phone number:

  • +64 3 3077890 archivist DDI