Welcome to the Museum

Visit our newly re-vamped Buildings Room

Discover all about the Georgian Theatre; the breweries, pubs and wineries in the district; the development of the buildings in the town. Don’t miss the dog cart and find out where the dog fits in!

The Rooms

From shipbuilding and the 1449 Town Charter to the twentieth century, discover our history in six rooms of exhibitions. There’s always lots to see.


Check out what’s happening. With two special exhibitions every year and many exciting events, there’s always plenty going on.


We offer a range of daytime and evening tours for groups of visitors, and clubs and societies. See what appeals to you.

Family Fun

Follow the Family Fun Trail to the Museum where you can collect your Wheels of Time badge and have some fun.