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The Victorian Rooms
Our Victorian Rooms showcase collections in the context of a nineteenth century replica bedroom, sitting room, and kitchen.
Each room provides a fascinating insight into the function of the Victorian home. The rooms relate to different types of homes showing how European settler families lived over 100 years ago.
Captain James Cook's visits to the Marlborough Sounds in the 18th century
The Wairau Affray
Goldmining in Marlborough
Major General Sir Edward Walter Clervaux Chaytor
Marlborough's most famous soldier
New Zealand's first studio potter, born in Marlborough