Marlborough Historical Society Inc.

Address

  • Marlborough Museum
  • Brayshaw Park
  • 26 Arthur Baker Place, Blenheim 7201
  • Email contact

Opening hours

  • Museum: Daily 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday
  • Archives: Tuesday and Thursday 10.00am - 4.00pm
  • Open by arrangement outside of these hours

Contact

Museum

  • Customer Services Officer Marilyn Ann Lowe
  • Ph +64 3 578 1712
  • Fax +64 3 578 1739
  • Email contact

Archives

  • Mrs Megan Ross
  • Ph +64 3 578 1712
  • Fax +64 3 578 1739
  • Email contact

Services

  • Research room
  • Reference staff to assist
  • In person research
  • Mail and email queries

Archives charges

Archive research fees

  • Adults $5.00 an hour for the first hour then $2.00 for each additional hour to a maximum $10.00
  • Students $2.00 an hour
  • $20.00 per hour for research done by volunteer archivists

Photocopying

  • A4 20c per copy
  • A3 30c per copy
  • A4 from microfilm 40c per copy

Laser prints

  • A4 $10.00 (colour)

Scan to CD

  • $10.00 first scan then $8.00 subsequent scans

Resources

Reference Library

  • Electoral rolls, newspapers, photographs, conveyances, some Nelson area information held

Newspapers

  • Marlborough Press 1860 - 69
  • Marlborough News 1867
  • Marlborough Express 1868 - 1920 microfilm, 1920 to present hard copy
  • Marlborough Daily Times (microfilm) 1880 - 1888 Reader and copying available