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Contact Name: Catherine Lorenzo
Phone: 03 302 9666
Fax: 03 302 9663
Website: Click here

Street address
160 Main Street
Methven, Mid- Canterbury

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Methven Heritage Centre

The Methven Heritage Centre is a versatile, modern complex incorporating a 435-seat auditorium, function and boardrooms, a 70-seat theatrette, art gallery, visitor attraction, New Zealand Ski Heritage Museum and several other heritage exhibits.

Five different rooms provide spaces suitable for meetings from 3 people, weddings up to 150-200 people, through to conferences for 435.
Our venue provides the ability to offer a variety of choices for catering, and a blank canvas for you to put your own personal touch.
An art gallery and a new visitor attraction (the New Zealand Alpine & Agriculture Encounter are also located in the Centre, providing a unique point of difference.

Methven is located just one hour from Christchurch, close to the base of the mountains and is famous as the home of the Mount Hutt Ski Area. With a population of around 1500 people, Methven caters to a thriving farming area and becomes a bustling ski township in the winter months. This dual-based economy means that the township supports over 20 different cafe’s, restaurants and bars as well as over 30 accommodation operations.

The Methven Heritage Centre is modern in style and exceptionally versatile, making it ideal for a wide variety of functions.