Tongarra Museum, Shellharbour City's local history museum is located on the beautiful south coast of New South Wales. We aim to preserve and present our community's experience to ensure understanding of the cultural and environmental heritage of Shellharbour City. Visit Tongarra Museum to discover more about the history of Shellharbour through changing exhibitions of Aboriginal and European culture. Our collection includes artefacts, photographs, oral histories, maps, lithographs and historic documents that relate to Shellharbour City and its people.
Museum staff and volunteers provide assistance with research and local & family history. Our resources include publications, valuation books, cemetery records, building registers, conservation reports and a selection of historical maps to help your research. Grab a heritage trail and take a walking tour of the historic sites in Albion Park and Shellharbour Village.
Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am to 4pm