ABN 57 934 755 725

Reg. No. A 0007322F

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The Gold Museum

The Gold Museum is Ballarat's Regional Museum.
The Gold Museum houses a diverse range of .kwd_bloack ul li a:hover, .bottom_rs ul li a:hover{color:#fff} historical collections including objects, archival records and photographs. Researchers should make an appointment to .kwd_bloack{float:none; width:auto; padding:0 5px} gain access to .srch-txt{width:65%} the collections between10.00am and 4.00pm on weekdays. It is preferred if initial inquiries are made in writing, either through email or by letter, however telephone inquiries or appointments can be made by contacting the .bottom_rs ul li a{float:left; font-size:16px; text-decoration:underline; color:#079ce9} background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0%,#ededed), color-stop(100%,#cdcdcd)); museum on (03) 5337 1107 and asking for the background: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #ededed 0%,#cdcdcd 100%); Manager/Curator or Assistant Curator.

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Gold Museum
Sovereign Hill Post Office
Ballarat Victoria 3350

The Gold Museum Collections

  • Jessica and Humspm.com Paul Simon Gold Collection - 900 gold coins, alluvial samples.
  • Ballarat Historical Society Collection - includes around 2500 photographs, miscellaneous documents, and artefacts associated with Ballarat history.
  • Social History Collection - A collection of .sale-msg a {text-decoration: none; color:#079ce9; font-size:14px; line-height:40px} material relating to .footerwrap{width:98%} Ballarat's history. Includes some business records, mining records, a small collection of personal papers and material associated with Ballarat events and organisations. Collections represented include: the Beggs family archive, Ballarat Industrial Exhibitions, the Avenue of .footer-nav{width: 100%; height:74px; text-align:center; color:#c0c0c0;} Honour, the Ballarat Music Lovers Club and the Ballarat Orphanage.
  • Anott-Rogers Chinese Collection - 2500 items of .footer-nav a{font-size:12px; line-height:74px; color:#c0c0c0; padding: 0 5px; text-decoration:underline} Chinese decorative art, textiles, costume and be involved in the restoration of .leftblk{float:none; padding:0 5px} the Avro Anson or if you are interested in learning the .bottom_rs ul{float:left; width:785px; height:44px; overflow:hidden;list-style:none} history of the airport and .srch-btn{float:right; width:66px; height:30px; font-size:13px; color:#303030; border:1px solid #6f6f6f; margin-left:4px; _border:none; * border:none; outlin:none; cursor:pointer; would like to visit the .bottom_rs ul li{float:left; list-style:none; line-height:44px; padding-left:13px} Museum, phone Alan Penhall on: (03) 5332 4651

Contacting the Society

Please address correspondence to:

The Secretary
Ballarat Historical Society Inc.
P.O.Box 2292
Bakery Hill VIC 3354


Telephone contact: (03) 4313 9610
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Research of .domain_name{line-height:33px; font-size:30px; float:left; width:74%; padding-top:29px; word-wrap:break-word} the Society's collections is

by appointment
with the Curator
: ph: (03) 5337 1107