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Last updated: 11 September 2019

Waimate Museum and Archives , Waimate Historical Society

About Waimate Museum and Archives , Waimate Historical Society

The Dempsey Complex

(Previously the Waimate District & Historical Society Archives)

We have 2 collections in The Community Archive »

Facilities and services

Contributor type:

  • Historical society

Archive types:

  • Art or literature
  • Business archives
  • Local government
  • Māori archives
  • Military records
  • Other educational records
  • Personal papers
  • Religious archives
  • School records
  • Voluntary group archives, clubs, societies, etc.


Use of Research room: By donation
Search and Retrieval fee: first 15 minutes is without charge then $30 per half hour.
Research by staff per half hour: $30
Access to council archives and protected records is without charge under the Public Records Act 2005, additional services are chargeable at standard rates.

Visitor information

Opening hours:

Tues-Thursday afternoons by appointment

Onsite parking:


Physical access:

Open to the public

Contact details

Contact person:


28 Shearman Street - Access also from Innes St

Postal address:

28 Shearman Street
Waimate 7924

Phone number:

  • +64 3 6897842 Archives