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This website is always changing and we're adding to it all the time.

If you want to get in touch, please contact the Museum directly - see "Contact Us" page.

Our Museum as viewed from

the Picton Foreshore

 About us

The Picton Museum has a collection of some 2000 items of Maori, Whaling, Maritime, Heritage and Textile displays.

We take pleasure in sharing these treasures with the Local, National and International community.

So step in and step back to the fascination of Picton and the Marlborough Sounds' historic past!

Contact us here.

Our Work

The Museum on London Quay is open from 10 am to 4 pm, 7 days a week closing only on Christmas Day. Entry fees are Adults $5, Students $3 and School Children$1.

                                   Maori            Whaling           Maritime           Heritage            Textiles 


Marlborough District Council

Port Marlborough New Zealand Ltd

Rata Foundation

Pub Charities

Picton Fresh Choice Supermarket

Picton, in the Marlborough Sounds at the top end of the South Island of New Zealand has a population of the greater area of around 4,100 which more than doubles in summer, when holiday homes in the Sounds are in use.

Join Us

                     Whether you are a lifetime advocate of heritage preservation or new to our cause

                                                                  we invite you to join us.

                                    Annual Membership fees are $20 family or $15 individual.


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