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Melrose Heritage Museum

Price from $4

Overview

The Melrose Heritage Museum is an adventure into the past. Discover the history of this unique area by visiting the authentic exhibitions and audio visual presentations that tell the story of opening the north of South Australia, with the establishment in 1848 of the police and judicial presence at this site.

Learn about Goyder's Line, which runs through this area, bringing to life the hardships the pioneers suffered. Experience all aspects of rural settlement, mining, workingmen's blocks, a village settlement and a returned soldier-training farm. The story of the European pioneers and the Nukunu Aboriginal people are well interpreted. There are five buildings to explore.

Price

From $ 4 to $ 5
$4.00 Seniors/Pensioners $5.00 Adult

Features

  • Entity Facility

    Carpark
    Coach Parking
    Family Friendly
    Interpretive Centre
    Non Smoking
    Parents Room
    Pet Friendly - Enquire
    Picnic Area
    Public Toilet

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled

    Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.
    Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.
    Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.
    Disabled access available, contact operator for details

  • Accreditation

    Museums Australia
    National Trust

  • Activities

    Walk

  • Membership

    Museums Australia

  • Internet Access Point

    Paid Wifi