Gold Mining Museum
& Family History Research
Waihi's association with World War I.
These events are being held in Waihi during the commemoration of the 1912 Miners' Strike. More events and event details will be posted as we have them.
Fifty years ago, Waihi Arts Centre and Museum Association came into being.
The transformation from the Technical School building to the Waihi Arts Centre and Museum.
The Waihi Arts Centre and Museum Association (WACMA) have a volunteer research team.
From gold mining to tunnelling and electronics, explore Waihi's rich history.
A taste of some of the many historic photographs that have now been digitally archived by the Waihi Museum.
Videos on the history of Waihi and the surrounding district.
Explore the colourful history of Waihi in our range of books about the region's past.
Purchase DVD's on gold mining and the railway in the early days of Waihi.
Help us to identify and provide some history for some of the items in our collection...
Here's a sample of some digitized maps from our archive.
Waihi Arts Centre and Museum is a community asset which is managed by volunteers. New members are always welcome.