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Events

Find out what’s happening at our museums in and around Central NSW region. Get the latest updates on exhibition openings, open days and local history events around the district.

Museums

Discover & explore the museums of Central NSW. You will find permanent and changing exhibitions highlighting the cultural heritage, people and stories of the region.

Stories

Learn the rich stories about people, places and events in the region of central NSW.

Collections

Explore the collection of objects and photos from the region.

Villages

Discover the villages and locations of the region, the people and historic buildings, cafes and cellar doors.

News

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Culture Maps Central NSW

Cultural Map Central NSW is a new set of interactive online maps that pulls together all of the amazing arts and cultural experiences in Central NSW. The site uses maps and pop-up images to showcase more than 420 pinned places including nearly 300 items of public art (at 220 locations), 130 museums, heritage sites and Aboriginal experiences plus 80 art … read more

Events,Lucknow

WENTWORTH MINE AIRING OF THE QUILTS AND GOLD QUILTERS CHALLENGE HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS

It is with much regret that the 2020 Airing of the Quilts to be held at Wentworth Mine Lucknow on 24-25 October is cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions. We look forward to holding this event in the future. The historic Wentworth Main Mine site, Lucknow will host the inaugural Airing of the Quilts on 23 and 25 October 2020.  CATEGORY … read more

Events,Orange

Looking to the Future and Discovering the Past

To be held on Saturday 14th March 2020 – 9.30am to 3.00pm at Orange Ex-Services’ Club, Tobruk Borneo Room, 231-243 Anson Street, Orange NSW 2800 Topics covered on the day will be:Land Title ResearchWhat Cemeteries Can Tell UsDigging Deeper into TroveCost – $20 (includes morning tea & lunch)Call History House: (02) 9247 8001 or email: history@rahs.org.auFor online bookings and more … read more

Central NSW Museums

Visiting the museums and historic sites of the Orange, Cabonne, Blayney District provides an opportunity to experience the rural lifestyle of Australians at the time of Federation. Being able to see a 100 year old photo, farm machinery or tools used to craft the pioneer homes gives an appreciation of rural technology as well as the spirit of personal endeavour.

Explore the region through its Regional Museums Heritage Trail. Absorb the history and heritage of Australia’s colourful past. Visit Orange Regional Museum website for more information.

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