Kyneton Museum’s doors will reopen on Friday 26 June with a new local exhibition, Unique by Nature, United by History.
Appropriate measures will be in place to ensure the health and safety of visitors and staff due to the current pandemic.
We will be monitoring visitor numbers to allow for social distancing, and we have increased cleaning services. Sanitiser will be provided on site and visitors are expected to provide contact details for tracing purposes.
About the museum
The museum collection is housed in a National Trust building that was built in 1856 as a Bank of New South Wales.
There are changing exhibitions in the original banking chamber, and upstairs the bank manager’s residence is preserved in time.
Outdoor exhibits include original bluestone stables, servant's kitchen, laundry and Theaden Cottage.
The museum is also home to a wide variety of carriages and historical agricultural equipment.
The Kyneton Museum is closed to the public until further notice, due to the COVID-19 situation.
- Full price: $5
- Concession / student (child under 5 free): $3
- Family (2 adults & 2/3 children): $10
- Education / Schools program (per student): $2.50
- Hire of grounds for events: $200 for the first hour and $45 for each additional hour
- Hire of 'Museum Backdrop': $95 flat fee during business hours. Additional charge outside business hours.
Special bus group concessions apply. Contact us for a quote.
The Friends of the Kyneton Museum are a dedicated group of people who work alongside our Museum staff; raising money, initiating projects and generally assisting with routine maintenance of the Museum property and collection.
Volunteers at the Kyneton Museum perform at range of tasks from tour guiding to general maintenance of the museum collection.