The Bathurst Historical Museum and Bookshop look forward to welcoming visitors back!
We reopen on Wednesday 3 November and Friday 5 November 2021, 11 am - 2pm.
For everyone's health and safety, COVID-19 vaccination (age 16+ and masks age 12+) are legal requirements for all visitors. QR Code check-in on entry is required. Thank you for your cooperation.
For more information about the Public Health Order, please visit https://www.health.nsw.gov.au/Infectious/covid-19/Pages/public-health-orders.aspx
Please note, while the Bathurst Courthouse restorations are ongoing, the Bathurst Historical Museum located in the East Wing is open behind the scaffold, Wednesdays and Fridays 11 am - 2 pm.
Please email us for further information.
Established in 1947
The Society was formed on a motion of Alderman E Hearne after the Mayor, RB Goldsby called a public meeting. Along with a few enthusiasts the Society was formed on Tuesday 6 May 1947.
Come and visit our city 26 June - 11 July
Enjoy the Bathurst Winter Festival with two festival nights, ice skating, illumination of iconic buildings in Bathurst CBD, kids rides and so much more....
Other Museums to visit
Explore the Museums Bathurst has to offer, Bathurst Rail, Fossil, Chifley Home and Motor Racing. They could become your favourite Bathurst cultural attraction.