OPENING HOURS: Monday – Friday 10am-4pm, Weekends and public holidays 10am-2pm

Monday – Friday 10am-4pm, Weekends and public holidays 10am-2pm

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Cambridge Historical Society

Get more from your museum visit. Have fun with our in-gallery scavenger hunt and online quizzes.

Explore & Learn

School Visits

Schools are welcome to visit. Please call to arrange a time. Because space is limited we can allow a maximum of 20 children in the gallery at one time.


At Home

Quizzes and activities inspired by the Cambridge Museum collection. Great to do with whanau and friends at home and in the classroom.



Members of the Cambridge Historical Society receive regular newsletters filled with interesting articles on the history of Cambridge, local buildings, businesses and personalities. Here is a selection.


Cambridge Over the Decades

'Cambridge Over the Decades' is a series of articles written in 1999 that traced the growth of Cambridge as recorded in the "Cambridge Edition" newspaper.


Heritage Walks

Talk a walk and discover more about the history of Cambridge and the surrounds with these printer-friendly historic guides.


Whānau Challenges

Wherever you are, try some creative challenges with your whaanau and learn about our amazing collections online.