Ngā Rātonga Rangahau ā te Tari Tiaki Taonga – General Collection Research Services

The general collection is available for research and viewing by appointment only. General collection is understood as non-archival collection objects and includes a wide range of materials, many related directly to the social and natural history of the Whanganui region.

Ngā Hāora ō te Tari Tiaki Taonga – General Collection Research Services Hours

Available by appointment only with the Collection Manager.

Ngā Utu ā te Tari Tiaki Taonga – General Collection Fees

Access to the General Collection is free.

Fees are charged for all copies produced, for specialist research services and for reproductions in all formats of publication.

Copying charges

  • Photocopying: 30 cents per A4 page and 50 cents per A3 page
  • Digital copies of photographs: $20 per A4 image
  • Consult the Collection Manager about pricing for other sizes and formats
  • Low resolution research file print: $5 per image

Publication fees

  • $20 per image (local history, educational)
  • $100 per image (commercial)
  • $100 per hour of filming

Te Utu Kaimahi Hei Kairangahau Māū – Specialist Research

If researchers are unable to come to the Museum they can ask the Collection Manager to carry out research on their behalf.

Staff research time charges:

  • Free for the first half hour
  • $30 per half hour after that
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