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Last updated: 9 January 2020

Whanganui Regional Museum

Facilities and services

Contributor type:

  • Museum or art gallery

Archive types:

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


Admission to museum free. Research by Archives staff for written enquiries $60 per hour, plus reproduction and/or production costs

Visitor information

Opening hours:

Museum hours: every day except Christmas Day and Good Friday, 10am-4.30pm. Archives Research Services - Mon-Fri 10am-1pm, excluding public holidays

Onsite parking:

A public carpark on the north side of the museum is free for a maximum of two hours; metered street parking nearby is also available

Physical access:

Open to the public. Archive hours: 10am to 1pm weekdays. Closed public holidays.It may be useful to contact the Archivist prior to a visit to ensure that records required are available. . Permission is needed for some records.

Contact details

Contact person:


Watt Street

Postal address:

PO Box 352

Phone number:

  • +64 6 3491110

Fax number:

  • +64 6 3476512