Quick Menu

Illawarra Museum

Location: 11 Market Street, , Wollongong, NSW, 2500
Contact:

Phone:
(02) 4228 7770  
Mobile:
Ages:
All  
Days Available: Weds 12pm -3pm / Sat & Sun 12pm-3pm

Discover local history and see how early settlers lived and worked. The Illawarra Museum is a two story heritage building housing a vast collection of furniture and objects from the Illawarra region dating between the Nineteenth and early Twentieth Century.

The ground floor exhibits a schoolroom where you can sit and reminisce of the best days of your life, and a changing exhibition space currently displaying maps of the changing Illawarra throughout the years. Venture into our courtyard and see how people lived in the home before electricity in our kitchen and laundry exhibits. Experience rural and farming lifestyles with out exhibits including the Stockman's Hut, Air Raid Shelter and a Working Blacksmith's shop. Our Farm Shed displays agricultural, dairy and farm tools as well as several horse drawn vehicles, including a milk and bread cart and plows.

The second floor exhibits a bedroom and parlour displaying the lifestyle of the more prosperous households during the Nineteenth Century featuring furniture used and donated to the museum by local families.

Advantage Skin Clinic
Better Rehab Banner
Gravity Gym
Archery Tag Banner # 2


Important Numbers

24hr Health Line
1800 022 222

Poisons Information
13 11 26

Parent Line NSW
1300 130 052

Medicare
13 20 11

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby Helpline
1800 882 436

Australian Breastfeeding Ass.
1800 686 2 686 222

Tresillian Help Line
1300 272 736

Mental Health Line
1800 011 511 (24 hours, 7 days)

Parents Guide © Copyright 2017, All Rights Reserved Design and development by: Butler Creative