Kōrero: Museums

Hall of wheels at Ferrymead Heritage Park

Hall of wheels at Ferrymead Heritage Park

Visitors climb aboard a vintage tramcar in the Hall of Wheels at the Ferrymead Heritage Park in Christchurch. Ferrymead Heritage Park was set up in the 1960s by local history enthusiasts. By the early 21st century it had a replica Edwardian township, and working railways and tramways, along with a wide range of other exhibits. Ferrymead was one of the many museums set up in the period following the Second World War.

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Courtesy of Ferrymead Heritage Park

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Conal McCarthy, 'Museums - Museums expand and diversify, 1945 to 1990', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/43879/hall-of-wheels-at-ferrymead-heritage-park (accessed 17 June 2024)

He kōrero nā Conal McCarthy, i tāngia i te 22 Oct 2014