Pioneer Cottage and Museum

Walcha Pioneer Cottage and Museum complex houses a variety of historical buildings dating back to the 1860s.

Amongst the buildings are the Museum, the Pioneer Cottage, Tool Shed, Wool Hall, Blacksmith's Shop, and a hangar with a Tiger Moth Aircraft which was owned by the Royal Australian Air Force, and later East West Airlines.

Exhibits include military history, family memorabilia, Aboriginal artefacts, historical photos, wool industry equipment, rare tools and early household items.

Pioneer Cottage and Museum welcomes coach, RV and school groups also by appointment.

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Nearby events

  1. Lucy Culliton: Wet Paint

    Wednesday 21 March 2018 to Sunday 29 April 2018 , Armidale

    Life and art are intrinsically entwined in Lucy Culliton's paintings. An avid gardener, her own plants, garden and surrounding landscape are frequently featured, as too are the many animals that inhabit and share her home. 'Caution wet …

    21 Mar - 29 Apr
  2. Antipodean Tynker Exhibition

    Friday 23 March 2018 to Sunday 27 May 2018 , Walcha

    Antipodean Tynker Exhibition with a Steampunk feel. Featuring Five Handmade Motorcycles with Handmade engines, Art that Runs; The lifetime journey of Creator Mark Walker; Found Object Moving Sculptures. Steampunk Lamporium made by Blacksm…

    23 Mar - 27 May
  3. New England High Country: Forty photographers

    Saturday 24 March 2018 to Sunday 03 June 2018 , Armidale

    Explore the New England High Country through the eyes of forty photographers who have captured the uniqueness and diversity of the life and landscape of this region as part of four-year community photographic project. Experience the drama…

    24 Mar - 03 Jun