Silverdale Pioneer Village
Museum and Gardens
15 Wainui Road, Silverdale
Explore our Time Trail of buildings from the 1860s to the 1930s.
Picnic in our spacious grounds and browse through the
displays in our heritage houses
Check out our large collection of early photos of the area or our
collection of family archives.
10.00 a.m.- 3.00 p.m.
December, January and February: Every day except Tuesday
March - November Saturday and Sunday only
Groups: Any day by arrangement
Talk and Tour and Morning Tea available
Contact us for group pricing
School Visits: Special programmes are
available for school visits
Publications for Sale:
“Why the Hibiscus” Place names of the Hibiscus Coast by Robin Grover $15 (p&p $2)
“Alias the Wade” – a history of early Silverdale by Robin Grover $5 (p&p $2)
"Makers of the Wade" by Robin Grover $34.95
A fascinating in depth social history of Silverdale before 1911
The Pioneer Village is operated by the Silverdale & Districts Historical Society Inc.
P.O. Box 27, Orewa, 0946
Tel/Fax: 09 426 8272
President: Don McErlich
Secretary: Peter Odendaal
Saturday 26 September - Sunday 11 October
Auckland Heritage Festival
Exhibition at Silverdale Pioneer Village 10am - 3pm
Bonnets, Boots and Bloomers - display of vintage fashion items
Admission: Gold Coin Donation
Devonshire teas available ($6) Festival weekends
Sunday 4 October -
10am - 3pm
Hands On Day
Exhibition plus vintage working machinery. Also Woodturner, gumboot throwing, Kids Zone
Devonshire teas $6
Friday 9 October
Coach trip to Auckland
Behind the scenes at the Museum and a visit to the Fish Market.
Ph 09 424 8615 to book the coach tour