Donate to Rutherford’s Den

Please join us in keeping the spirit of experimentation alive by contributing toward the the $2 million upgrade and ongoing refreshment of Rutherford’s Den.

Rutherford Wall full sizeRutherford’s Den is part of the Arts Centre – an independent charitable trust that relies on gifts and sponsorship to maintain restoration momentum.

Buying a ticket to visit Rutherford’s Den supports the cost of the refurbishment, or alternatively you can make an online donation or download our donation form to donate via cheque or internet banking.

Nobel prize-winning scientist Ernest, Lord Rutherford was a pioneer, innovator, thinker and collaborator. His legacy means he is also an inspiration – encouraging a new era of scientific discovery – and his life’s work and achievements remain a timeless demonstration of the power of ideas and creativity.

With your help, Rutherford’s Den will remain a vibrant centre of scientific discovery.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Beyond the Grave: Death in Ancient Times

5 May 2018 - 24 February 2019

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COMNAP Antarctic photo exhibition

21 September – 27 October 2018

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Ann Robinson/John Walsh exhibition

4 October - 4 November 2018

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Homeric Echoes in a WWI Diary

16 October 2018

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Suffrage Series at the Arts Centre

16, 17 & 19 October 2018

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FESTA 2018: Roman Dining – A Guide to Status and Mores

19 October 2018

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SCAPE Public Art 20th anniversary exhibition

19 October - 11 November 2018

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Magic Moments in Music variety concert and dance

20 October 2018

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FESTA 2018: Make an Eating Spoon for Eating Local

20 & 22 October 2018

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Taste North Canterbury mini festival

25 October 2018

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Highway to Hades – Halloween fun for all ages

31 October 2018

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Necessary Traditions Festival by Rekindle

8 November - 17 November 2018

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Elizabeth Thomson photography exhibition

8 November - 9 December 2018

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The Arts Centre Mākete

Every Sunday from 11 November

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Space Weather: Impacts on New Zealand

14 November 2018

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Leighs Construction Outdoor Cinema

December, January & February

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The ‘It’s Beginning to Look a lot Like Christmas’ Market

9 December 2018

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Forget Me Not Memorials Trail

5 January – 3 February 2019

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Sunday Guided Heritage Tour

1.30pm every Sunday

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Great Hall Lunchtime Concerts

Last Monday of every month

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