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Waikato Health Memorabilia Trust

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The Trust was set up in 2004 with the purpose of collecting, identifying, preserving and displaying documents, photographs and objects of historical interest related to health services in the Waikato District Health Board (WDHB) area.

The aim of the Trust is to have:
- dispersed displays
- in areas of special interest
- accessible to the public
- available for education and research

Important historical books and documents are held in the Waikato Hospital Library. Historic photographs are stored in the Waikato Hospital Visual Communications Department.

Image showing c.1900 operating theatre courtesy of the Director of Communications, WDHB.

Contact Details
Postal address iconPO Box 6009 Urlich Hamilton 3245
Telephone number icon(07) 839 8899 extn 96890
Web address iconhttp://www.waikatodhb.govt.nz/page/pageid/2145861847/Waikato_Health_Memorabilia_Trust
Email address iconrothwell@actrix.co.nz
Staff iconPeter Rothwell, Chairman, Board of Trustees. Volunteers

Visitor Information
Physical address iconCommunity Services Building Hague Road Waikato Hospital, New Zealand
Hours of operation iconDisplays available during Hospital opening hours.
Charges iconFree

Wheelchair accessCafeParkingPublic ProgrammesMembership ClubToilets
Waikato Hospital Cafe and Reference Library available.