Our Venues - Ngā Wāhi Rīhi

Our Museum is an independent and nationally-recognised heritage venue, and is regarded as one of the most valued visiting experiences in the Whanganui district.

We present a package of facilities available for hire at the Museum. All costs include GST. Seating capacity in any venue must not be exceeded. The hirer is responsible for the delivery of all Health and Safety and Emergency instructions, which shall be issued to every hirer.

Cancellation of venue bookings less than 48 hours before the event will incur a charge of $50 per venue.

To book or discuss options phone 06 349 1110 or click here to email.

 

FEATURED PHOTO

Dustins Ltd was a catering firm founded in Whanganui in 1880 by William Dustin. The firm was in business until 1957. During World War I Dustins ran the military canteens at Trentham and Featherston army camps. This photograph, taken in 1940, shows the Dustins Ltd shop at 43 Victoria Avenue in Whanganui. This photograph comes from the Tesla Studios Collection.