Museums Bathurst

You can buy a 2 week Museums Bathurst pass, a Museum Annual Membership or book into a session at the Bathurst Rail Museum’s Kids Central Brio room here. For museum entry tickets no booking is needed, please purchase entry tickets directly from the admissions desk at the museums.

Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum – see the stunning internationally renowned Somerville Collection of some of the finest and rarest examples of minerals and fossils in the world.
(224 Howick Street, Bathurst. T:02 6331 5511. Closed Wednesday)

National Motor Racing Museum – Celebrate the speed, sound and excitement of Australian Motor Sport and get up close to an ever-changing line-up of racing cars and motorbikes.
(400 Panorama Avenue, Mount Panorama. T:02 6332 1872. Closed Tuesday)

Bathurst Rail Museum – Explore the stories of the railway and its impact it had on the local region. Be amazed by the model railway the size of a tennis court. Play with the world’s largest permanent Brio set.
(126 Havannah Street, Bathurst.02 6338 2850. Closed Thursday)

Chifley Home and Education Centre – the home of former Prime Minister Ben Chifley and his wife Elizabeth is currently closed until further notice.

Museums Bathurst is a group of local Bathurst Museums managed by Bathurst Regional Council.

Contact Details

P: 02 6333 6543

Opening Hours

9 am – 4.30 pm 6 day per week