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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
email: sdhs@vodafone.co.nz

President: Don McErlich 
Secretary: Peter Odendaal 
email: sdhs@vodafone.co.nz


Coming Events

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.
Fare $25
Ph 09 424 8615 to book the coach tour