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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.


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


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


Explore the collection of objects and photos from the region.


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


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Patrick Mulholland

Image courtesy Orange City Library


Orange City Council is on the lookout for members of the community to share untold stories of previous generations and events in Orange’s history.

Whether it be a great grandmother that lived through the Templers Mill era or a child who can recall stories told by their parents about the Wentworth Mine, we want to hear it. The project will see a number of trained volunteers meet with community members who are willing to share their stories to be recorded at the Orange City … read more


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

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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