Opening Hours and Costs


Saturdays, Wednesdays - 2.00 pm. until 5.00 pm. Last entry at 4.30pm.

Sundays - 10.30am - 12.30pm.  Last entry at 12 noon.

Entry Fee  -  Adult $5.00, 12 - 18  years  $1, under 12 free.  Please note EFTPOS facilities are now available.

The Museum is NOT open on the Victorian Labour Day weekend in March. (This is the Port Fairy Folk Festival weekend and most of our volunteers volunteer at this festival as well.)


School Holidays 28th June to 14th July 2019

Saturdays, Wednesdays - 2.00 pm. until 4.00 pm. Last entry at 3.30 pm.

Sundays - 10.30 am 12.30 pm. Last entry at 12 noon.

During winter, from 15 July 2019 until 1 September 2019, the museum is open on Saturdays only from 2pm - 4pm. Last entry at 3.30 pm.

Open to groups at other times by appointment. Out of normal opening hours cost is $5 per head with a minimum charge of $40.00 per group.

School groups are encouraged to visit by appointment.  Groups of 10 - 20 students can be provided for at any one time; numbers over 20 will need to be divided into smaller groups.   Cost: $1.00 per students.  Contact the Society and leave a message and phone number if unattended.


The cost for a simple research is $30; more detailed and involved researches will cost upwards of $40 per research.  The Archivists will contact you if a higher fee is to be charged, so please wait before paying.

Copies of photographs of pioneers, where available, $8 per small print, $20 per A4 size print.

Please note:  Due to the nature of our archives self research is not possible.  The achivists are always available by appointment, or can be contacted by mail or email.


1.  Single Member - $20 per annum - if payiing for three years $50
2.  Family Membership - $25 per annum - if paying for three years $60
3.  Newsletter Subscription only - $10 (6 copies per annum)

If you would prefer to use internet banking or direct deposit please send an email to support your payment and use the code "mem" for membership and your surname as a reference on your payment.


1.  Free entry to the museum.
2.  Supervised access to the archives.
3.  Excursions to historic locations.
4.  Guest speakers at monthly general meetings.
5.  Six copies per year of the Society newsletter.