Museums Directory

Department of Corrections Heritage Centre

Directory section: Museum

Operating Hours:

Monday-Friday 7.30am - 5pm

Admission Fee:

Free entry

Phone: 04 460 3000

Take a walk through time with a visit to the Department of Corrections’ Heritage Centre. The Heritage Centre looks at the history of corrections in New Zealand through to the present day, with multi-media displays, an audio tour, prison artefacts, a replica cell, intriguing contraband finds, and a display of uniforms through the decades. A special exhibit looks at Corrections’ involvement in World War One.

Address

Physical

Ground Floor
Mayfair House
44-52 The Terrace
Wellington
6011
New Zealand

Postal

Heritage Centre
Department of Corrections
PO Box 1206
Wellington
6140
New Zealand