Museums Directory

Albertland and District Museum

Directory section: Museum

Operating Hours:

Open Monday - Saturday 11am - 3pm. Sunday 1pm - 3pm. Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.

Admission Fee:

Admission: Adult $5. Child $1. School groups and tour groups by arrangement.

Phone: 09 423 8181

On May 29th 1862 the migrant ships "Matilda Wattenbach" and "Hanover" departed from the London Docks bound for the Albertland Settlement in New Zealand with the first of over 3000 settlers.

The Albertland Story chronicles their trials and tribulations.

The Heritage Centre at the Albertland and Districts Museum in Wellsford houses extensive records, photographs, memorabilia, and artefacts relating to Albertland from the 1860's.

Address

Physical

Albertland Heritage Centre
Library Plaza
15 Port Albert Road
Wellsford
0900
New Zealand

Postal

PO Box 128
Wellsford
0940
New Zealand