Elizabeth Lissaman Birthday Afternoon Tea New Zealand’s Blenheim born pioneer studio potter was born on the 11th of October, 1901 and made pottery for 70 years, the longest working career of any New Zealand potter. Celebrate Elizabeth’s birthday with us, as part of the Summit Marlborough Heritage Festival! Marlborough Museum Brayshaw Heritage Park 26 Arthur […]
Join us at Marlborough Museum for a tour by torch light with Executive Director, Steve Austin. A night of family fun and exploration awaits; in the dark. Bring your own torch! 18th & 19th of July @ 5pm Please RSVP to Marlborough Museum by the 12th of July to: firstname.lastname@example.org or (03) 5781712.
Please join us for drinks, nibbles and an evening with Stephen Vallance sharing his research and insights into one of Marlborough’s most important historical personalities, the amazing and much loved Dr Cleghorn! NZ Surgical Pioneer: Dr George Cleghorn An evening talk by Stephen Vallance Well known Marlburian and nationally known researcher on the life and […]
Marlborough Museum will be open all of the Easter weekend displaying four popular films in the onsite theatre! Bring family and visitors to watch our film screenings. Only $5 per pass to see all the films. 10:30am-11:40am: Marlborough Whaling Trilogy – Three short films telling remarkable tales of Cook Strait whaling and the restoration of […]
Presenting the Summit Marlborough Heritage Festival! Check out the brochure and our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/marlboroughmuseum) for details of some of the great events we have coming up for the Summit Marlborough Heritage Festival. We would be delighted if you could join us for one, if not all of the events! Note that the events listed […]
The Marlborough Historical Society presents the final Sunday Series event of 2017! Join us at the Marlborough Convention Centre at 2 p.m. on the 24th of September to hear John Crawford revisit the battle of Passchendaele. John Crawford is the New Zealand Defence Force Historian and has written on many aspects of the history of […]
An exhibition of custom-made Hot Shirts by Rosemary have Popped-Up at Marlborough Museum. Visit Marlborough Museum with your children and they can enter the colouring competition to go into the draw to win an original Hot Shirt! The exhibition and competition close on Sunday at 4 p.m. so come in quick!
Marlborough Sound Recordings: Music and Words presented by the Marlborough Historical Society This event to be held on the 27th of August at 2pm at Marlborough Museum. With contributions from: Trevor Jane, Ian Conway, Rien Wagenvoort and Steve Austin. Gold coin donation.
Hot Shirts Pop-Up at Marlborough Museum. Marlborough Museum has a Pop-Up exhibition of Hot Shirts by Rosemary Coyle from 26 August to 10 September, 2017. Children 12 years and under can enter our colouring in competition to go into the draw to win an original hand-made shirt by Rosemary. All shirts are for sale! See […]
Edwin Fox (1853) Past Present and Future: A Gem of Marlborough Maritime Heritage. Marlborough Historical Society Inc. brings you the next Sunday Series event with a presentation on the past, present and future of the Edwin Fox. To be held on the 30th of July 2017 at 2 p.m at Marlborough Museum. Presenter: Karen McLeod; […]