Wollombi Endeavour Museum

Phone: 02 4998 8066

Location: 2894 Wollombi Rd, Wollombi NSW 2325

Mail: PO Box 225, Cessnock NSW 2325

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Description: Wollombi Endeavour Museum is an historical museum set in the heritage Wollombi Former Courthouse. Exhibits in the museum are of a wide variety and reflect early everyday life in the area. There are artefacts relating to farming as well as many household items. A part of the collection is devoted to clothing dating from the 19th century, there is a varied collection of books, clothing, china, photos, and furniture. The second hand piano bought in London in the 1850s is an unusual piece. Wollombi is an historical village in a rural setting with many sandstone buildings of which the Endeavour Museum is one (dates from 1866).

Hours: Sat and Sun 11.00am-4.00pm; Mon, Wed, Thurs 10.30am-1.30pm; Fri 11.00am-3.00pm Tuesdays - CLOSED

Fees: $2.00 Adults and Children free

Contact: Voirrey Cohrane Alternative 02 4998 3375

Disability Access: Yes (Wheelchair ramps - prior notification would be helpful)

Area Served: National;

Facilities Note: No

Volunteering Note: Yes

Keywords: Historic Buildings and Sites; Courts of Law; Local History; Shopping Assistance Volunteers; Galleries and Museums; Broad Community

Parent Organisation: Cessnock District Historian and Family History Society Inc.

© Cessnock City Council [53714] Last Full Review: 16Nov17

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