During Easter we are closed on Friday 19th, Sunday 21st, Monday 22nd and also Thursday 25th for ANZAC Day. See our opening hours for more info.

Murchison District Historical and Museum Society Inc

Address

  • 60 Fairfax Street
  • Ph +64 3 523 9392
  • Email: murchisonmusuem@xtra.co.nz

Opening hours

  • 10am – 4.00pm daily

Services

  • Research service, staff available to assist with phone and mail enquiries

Charges

  • Research $15 per hour
  • Photocopying, postage etc.

Resources

  • Family histories and journalsLarge photographic collection

Births, Deaths Marriages

  • Murchison Births 1902 – 1935, Deaths 1906 – 1969
  • Newspaper obituaries
  • Murchison cemetery records Local school rolls and photographs

Newspapers

  • Lyell Times 1885 – 1886. odd issues of Murchison Standard, Buller Post, Murchison & Inangahua Times