Event Series Textiles Digitisation Week

Textiles Photography Week

Warkworth Museum The Parry Kauri Park, Tudor Collins Drive, Warkworth, Warkworth, New Zealand

Have you ever wondered how a museum digitises its collections ? Here's your chance to find out! We're thrilled to announce that for one week only, the digitisation team from the Maritime Museum will be capturing stunning photographs of items from our incredible textiles collection, and you're invited to be a part of this unique […]

Event Series Textiles Digitisation Week

Textiles Photography Week

Warkworth Museum The Parry Kauri Park, Tudor Collins Drive, Warkworth, Warkworth, New Zealand

Have you ever wondered how a museum digitises its collections ? Here's your chance to find out! We're thrilled to announce that for one week only, the digitisation team from the Maritime Museum will be capturing stunning photographs of items from our incredible textiles collection, and you're invited to be a part of this unique […]

Remembering the Americans in Warkworth

Warkworth Museum The Parry Kauri Park, Tudor Collins Drive, Warkworth, Warkworth, New Zealand

Step back in time and witness the history of the United States Marine Corps in Warkworth as the Military Reenactment Society of New Zealand brings history to life at the Warkworth Museum. Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of a bygone era as reenactors honor the legacy of the USMC through a display of […]

Tea & Talk: Pioneers of the Mahurangi River

Warkworth Museum The Parry Kauri Park, Tudor Collins Drive, Warkworth, Warkworth, New Zealand

Dive into the captivating history of the early European settlers along the enchanting Mahurangi River!  Join us for an unforgettable journey as we uncover intriguing tales, like the mystery behind Hamilton’s Landing. Nestled beneath the headland amidst the mangroves lies a peculiar sight – a lengthy path of dry land adorned with pipi shells, believed to […]

$10.00

Tea & Talk: Girls Mutual Improvement Society of Warkworth

Warkworth Museum The Parry Kauri Park, Tudor Collins Drive, Warkworth, Warkworth, New Zealand

In the 1890’s a Warkworth grocer named James Byrt Jordon and his wife Mary Jane had four daughters. On Mrs Jordon’s initiative the Girls’ Mutual Improvement Society was formed on April 11, 1893, to promote improvement in the young women of Warkworth. Meetings commencing at 7pm were to be held at member’s homes on the […]

$10.00