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The Museum is easy to find situated on State highway one at Hukerenui next to the historical Hukerenui Tavern. Volunteers are ready to welcome visitors and answer questions.

Welcome and lets have some fun!


The museum houses, the collection of local identity Jack Morgan.

It includes a fine collection of stationary engines (mostly in running order), agricultural implements, artefacts relating to the local area, the railway and local Maori-------etc.

The museum is operated by the Jack Morgan Museum Incorporated, a registered NZ charity.

The Museum and Hotel together provide a convenient refreshment stop for travellers on SH1 with the museum, a cafe and public toilets on the same site. There is ample parking.

We acknowledge financial support to date from Pub Charity and a number of local sponsors.



Jack Morgan

Jack Morgan was born in 1916, and has lived all his 96 years in the Hukerenui area. His passion for collecting memorabilia from the early pioneering days began about 35 years ago. The collection includes stationary motors, farming and household equipment, forestry, --etc. which he gifted to the community in 2008

On 03/Apr/2013 Mr. Jack Morgan received

Paul Harris Fellowship award


Opening Hours

Summer Hours

(1st Oct to 31st May)

10 am to 4pm

Winter Hours
(1st Jun to 31st Aug)

10 am to 3 pm


Open daily except : Good Friday

Easter Sunday

Xmas eve & Xmas Day

Anzac Day morning
New Years Day

Admission Charges
Adults - $6
Children (5-15yrs) -- $2
Family (2A + 3C) - -$14
Groups (10+)---------$5

Annual Museum Friends Pass - $10