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Family History and Resource Centre


Explore your heritage.

Visit this historic building located in the CBD of Moonta. Formerly the Moonta School of Mines this building houses and extensive collection of records for Moonta and surrounding areas.

Information about the mining history, mining era, and families of Cornish Miners. There are copies of local newspapers, cemetery records, Moonta Characters and much more.

Assistance can be provided when doing your own research or for a small donation the research can be done for you.


  • Entity Facility

    Coach Parking
    Enquiry Desk
    Family Friendly
    Interpretive Centre
    Public Toilet

  • Accreditation

    National Trust

  • Membership

    Museums Australia
    National Trust
    Visitor Information Centre