Explore our Time Trail of buildings from the 1860s to the 1930s.

Picnic in our spacious grounds and browse through the displays in our heritage houses Check out our large collection of early photos of the area or our collection of family archives.

Silverdale Pioneer Village, now in it’s 50th year is an ideal place for a family visit where you can wander through the buildings or picnic under the trees 
Set in park-like surrounds with a heritage chapel onsite, the Silverdale Pioneer Village is ideal to stage 
an outdoor wedding.

News Items of interest………..


Waiuku Museum Bus Trip

Friday 2nd February

Bus Trip to Paul Smith & Vicki Thompson’s private museum at Waiuku Pick ups at 8.30 (Pioneer Village), 8.35 (Loop Rd), 8.45 (Westhoe Rd) Paul has a collection of vintage Model A Ford cars and trucks, tractors, number-plates, farming machinery, motorsports and rallying memorabilia while Vicki collects elephants! She also has garden art, crafts and collectables. Plenty there to see and do.  Stop for morning tea at Drury but take your lunch to have on the verandah of their home.Seats $25.00, all welcome but limited seats 

Bookings: Ngaire Langdon 09 424 8615  

Heritage Society Coffee Morning

Tuesday 13th February 10.30am
Meet to discuss heritage interests and objects over coffee.
All welcome

 Car Boot Sale

Saturday 24th February    8.30 am – 12.00 noon

Car boot sale
At the Pioneer Village sites adjacent to the Silverdale Mega Centre.
Sell what you no longer need or shop for bargains.
Site bookings $20.
Contact: elainedickinson@hotmail.co.nz

Hibiscus Coast Concert Band Entertains at Silverdale Pioneer Village
On Saturday the 2nd December the Hibiscus Coast  Concert Band played to an appreciative audience of over 150 visitors at the Silverdale Pioneer Village.
Under beautiful blue skies the Band enterained the crowd to an afternoon of Christmas tunes as part of the first day of the Pioneer Village Christmas Festival which runs until Christmas Day.

Opening hours  Dec – Jan
The Village is open every day from 10am till 3pm except Tuesdays. Free entry so come and enjoy our expansive gardens and explore out Heritage Buldings and Collections.

Feb – Nov 10am to 3pm
Saturday & Sunday only