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Shellharbour City Museum

Location: 76 Cygnet Avenue, Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529, Australia
Phone: 02 4221 6100

Shellharbour City Museum (formerly Tongarra Museum) has relocated to a new home in the Shellharbour Civic Centre, located on the beautiful south coast of New South Wales.

We aim to share stories, past and present of the people, places and events that make our great city what it is today. Our collection includes artefacts, photographs, oral histories, maps, lithographs and historic documents that relate to Shellharbour City and its people.

We welcome group bookings to the Museum – please contact us to arrange a date.

Entry is free and there is a plaza space for groups to gather and enjoy the sunshine or their packed lunch. For schools, a visit to the Museum is a great way for students to learn about the history of their area. Staff and volunteers provide guided tours tailored to your needs. Entry is free. Please contact us to arrange a booking.

Download our free 'Tread Shellharbour' touring app on the App Store or Google Play, and explore the history and heritage of some of the most beautiful spots in Shellharbour City.

Open 7 days per week Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 8.00pm, Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm, Saturday 9.00am - 3.00pm, Sunday 12.00pm - 3.00pm, Entry is free.

Want to know more? Contact us and we’ll try to help.

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Description

Shellharbour City Museum (formerly Tongarra Museum) has relocated to a new home in the Shellharbour Civic Centre, located on the beautiful south coast of New South Wales.

At the museum we aim to share stories, past and present of the people, places and events that make our great city what it is today.

See our changing exhibitions that includes artefacts, photographs, oral histories, maps, lithographs and historic documents that relate to Shellharbour City and its people.

Discover Shellharbour City's history and cultural heritage. Learn about some of Shellharbour's most well known families and local identities. Find out how the region's industry has changed and developed over the years.

Explore your own family's history, you never know what you will discover.

Shellharbour's history can also be discovered on the go by downloading the 'Tread Shellharbour' History App on App Store and Google Play, or pick up a heritage trail guide for a walking tour of the historic sites of Albion Park and Shellharbour Village.

Open 7 days per week

Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 8.00pm

Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm

Saturday 9.00am - 3.00pm

Sunday 12.00pm - 3.00pm

Entry is free.

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Hours: The museum is open seven days a week – Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 8.00pm, Friday 9.30am - 5.00pm, Saturday 9.00am - 3.00pm and Sunday 12.00pm - 3.00pm.

The Official Site of Tourism Shellharbour

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Address: Cnr of Addison & Wentworth Sts  Shellharbour Village NSW 2529

Postal Address:  PO Box 105 Shellharbour City Centre NSW 2529

Talk to a local specialist

Ph:  1300 65 6169   or  + 61 2 4221 6169

Fax:  +61 2 4221 6077

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