Topic: CHB Settlers Museum

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Background information about CHB Settlers Museum


Central Hawke's Bay Settlers Museum is a unique insight into the early settler life of this area. Housed in the 1887 BNZ building, High Street, Waipawa.

The museum houses an extensive collection of local and national treasures.

  • A river waka
  • Saddlery
  • Military display
  • Haberdashery
  • Early settler's home display
  • Extensive book collection
  • Farming equipment
  • Bootmaker
  • Dentistry
  • Photograph collection
  • Family history research archives
  • Local memorabilia

Opening hours: 10am - 4.00pm Monday - Sunday
High Street, Waipawa
Phone: 06-857-7288
Fax: 06-855-8188
Entry by donation

Contact: CHB Settlers Museum, Waipawa -  Rosheen Ph 06-857-7288


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