‘Enter the Hatmosphere’: Hill’s Hats tea party

2.30pm, Saturday 25th July, Petone Settlers Museum Hats off to Hills Hats!  Join the Hills Hats factory family for a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party to celebrate Petone Settlers Museum’s newest exhibition, Enter the Hatmosphere. Small but mighty, this little hat factory designs and manufactures hats for Fat Freddy’s Drop and Lady Gaga, as well as […]

Weird and wonderful objects in our Collection

Sarah Robinson, Social History Curatorial Intern One of the things I love most about working with museum collections is the weird stuff you come across; sometimes these things have accompanying records that tell you what they are, sometimes you have to do some investigating and sometimes you just have to guess. The beauty of social […]