Skip to main content.

Join us

Support us by making a donation

By making a donation you are supporting the many worthwhile projects at Museum of Wellington City & Sea, Colonial Cottage Museum and Cable Car Museum. Donate now or call us on 04 472 8904 to discuss donating an object. READ MORE



Join the Pōneke History Club

This is the group for people who are passionate about the presevation of Wellington's history. By joining the Pōneke History Club you are supporting Museum of Wellington City & Sea, Cable Car Museum and Colonial Cottage Museum.

Member benefits

Join the Pōneke History Club and receive:

  • exclusive member events at all three museums
  • 10% discount on purchases at all our museum shops
  • two free visits each year to Colonial Cottage Museum
  • regular e-newsletters

Join today

Download the application form

Or call us on T: +64 4 472 8904 and we will complete the form for you.

People gathered for an exhibition opening

black & white image of royal oak hotel staff

Poneke History Club

Poneke History Club


Stay in touch

Sign up to our e-news and receive regular updates and fresh information about events and other Museum news delivered to your inbox. 

Alternatively you can follow us on social media to keep informed on the latest happenings inside the Museums.


Museum of Wellington City & Sea

Colonial Cottage Museum


Would you like to be more involved in Museum of Wellington City & Sea, Cable Car Museum or Colonial Cottage Museum?

Volunteers are involved in many projects at the museums. This generally involves 1 or 2 days per week. Complete the Volunteer Application Form if you would like to become a volunteer or have a special skill you would like to offer.

3 museum volunteers

Museum volunteers at a morning tea


Any vacancies at Museum of Wellington City & Sea, Cable Car Museum or Colonial Cottage Museum are listed on the Museums Aotearoa website.