Beechworth Historic and Cultural Precinct, High Country, Victoria, Australia
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Museums

Delve into the rich and varied history of Victoria's High Country. Hear stories about bushrangers, miners, pioneers and soldiers from the 1800s to the present day. Visit local museums displaying fascinating relics and exhibits and get an insight into the everyday life of the state's famous, infamous and ordinary citizens.

Head to Benalla to see the blood stained sash Ned kelly wore at the famous seige in Glenrowan and learn about the region's heroes who distinuished themselves during WW1 and WW2, including Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop and Captain Hector Waller. Find out what life was like for the first Chinese settlers who worked in the gold mines during the goldrush at the Beechworth Chinese Cultural Centre Museum and Gardens.

Robert O'Hara Burke Museum

Burke Museum

Take the time to explore the fascinating Burke Museum, one of Australia's best regional museums. Originally built as the Beechworth Athenaeum in...

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Man From Snowy River Museum Corryong

The Man From Snowy River Museum is a volunteer run community museum located in the beautiful Upper Murray region of North East Victoria. The...

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viewing Ned Kelly armour

Ned Kelly Vault

Ned Kelly Vault is a permanent exhibition that brings together the largest collection of Kelly Gang articles and associated memorabilia in the world,...

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Old Fire Station Museum Wang

Wangaratta Historical Society Museum

The Wangaratta Historical Society Museum is situated in the Old Fire Station building right in the town centre. The Wangaratta Historical Society was...

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Old Schoolhouse Museum

El Dorado Museum

The El Dorado Museum collection is sited in the original school house number 246 which opened in 1870. The school rooms and out-sheds house a large...

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Family arrival at Bonegilla

Bonegilla Migrant Experience

Visit a rare surviving example of a post war migrant camp featuring remnant huts and buildings of Block 19, one of the original accommodation blocks.

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Benalla Aviation Museum Inc

Benalla Aviation Museum

The Benalla Aviation Museum offers a fascinating look at Australia's military air training history, from the historic home of a World War II RAAF...

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Mansfield Historical Society

Mansfield Historical Society

Mansfield Historical Society is located at the Mansfield Railway Station at the start of Mansfield town. The Mansfield Historical Society preserves...

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Inside the old managers cottage at Yackandandah Museum

Yackandandah Museum

The Yackandandah Museum has a large and comprehensive collection of the many stories from the district. The Museum is set in the old Bank of Victoria...

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Federal Standard Printing Works

The Federal Standard Printing Works

Established in 1859, the Federal Standard Printing Works is one of the few substantially intact provincial newspaper printeries remaining from the...

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Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum

Benalla Costume and Kelly Museum

The Benalla Costume and Pioneer Museum was founded in 1967 and is now accredited through the Museum Accreditation Program (Victoria). It is managed...

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