It’s with some pride and anticipation we launch our new website. Here we are in August 2017 and our museum can be displayed in today’s online technology. Yet the Porirua Hospital Museum and Resource Centre is housed in the hospital’s old F-Ward, which was built in 1909. Incidentally, 1909 is the year Ernest Shackelton found the... Keep Reading
The Porirua Hospital Museum contains a unique historic collection recording the development of mental health services in this country over the last 150 years. It is the only museum in New Zealand providing such a history so is of importance both regionally and nationally. Read more.