• 1892-Machattie-Park
  • 1954-memorial-prize
  • 1909-Empire-Day
  • 1918-Peace-Celebrations
  • JP-Chifley
  • 1965-Centenary
  • Edgell-Employees
  • View-from-Bathurst-District-Hospital
  • WWII-sandbags-at-Macquarie-River
  • School-of-Arts
  • 1892-Machattie-Park
  • 1954-memorial-prize
  • 1909-Empire-Day
  • 1918-Peace-Celebrations
  • JP-Chifley
  • 1965-Centenary
  • Edgell-Employees
  • View-from-Bathurst-District-Hospital
  • WWII-sandbags-at-Macquarie-River
  • School-of-Arts
 

 

The Bathurst Historical Museum and Bookshop will be closed

over the Christmas and New Year period.

 

Our last open day will be Friday 17 December 2021, 11 am - 2 pm.

We reopen on Friday 7 January 2022, 11 am - 2 pm.

 

Old Government Cottage will be open on Sunday 19 December 2021, 12 - 4 pm

and again Sunday 23 January 2022, 12 - 4 pm.

 

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @BathurstHistory

 

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our friends and visitors a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 

 

We look forward to seeing you all again soon!

 

 

Please email us for further information. 

 

The Society

Established in 1947

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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.

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Bathurst Winter Festival

Come and visit our city 26 June - 11 July

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Enjoy the Bathurst Winter Festival with two festival nights, ice skating, illumination of iconic buildings in Bathurst CBD, kids rides  and so much more....

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Museums Bathurst 

Other Museums to visit

Museums Bathurst

Explore the Museums Bathurst has to offer, Bathurst Rail, Fossil, Chifley Home and Motor Racing. They could become your favourite Bathurst cultural attraction. 

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