3 Museums Bathurst venues have reopened with appropriate social distancing and other entry conditions in place. Click here for details.
|Monday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
|Tuesday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
|Thursday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
|Friday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
|Saturday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
|Sunday||Open 9am – 4.30pm|
Open 9 am -4.30 pm 6 days per week. Closed Wednesday.
The Museum is closed on Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December) and New Year’s Day (1 January).
Tickets are currently available at the door. In response to COVID19 restrictions, museum opening hours, ticket sales and entry conditions may change without notice.
The Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum is open 6 days with appropriate social distancing and other entry conditions in place. For more information Click Here.
Please contact the museum to discuss group bookings as restrictions may apply.
Located 207km west of Sydney and 251km from Canberra, Bathurst is also within easy reach of many NSW destinations.
The Museum is located on Howick Street next to the Post Office.
The Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum provides a range of facilities for all visitors.
– Children’s play area
– Museum shop
– Public toilets
– Accessible unisex toilet
Accessible parking spaces available free of charge for mobility parking scheme permit holders. Please contact the museum prior to your visit for details.
A unisex accessible toilet is available at the museum.
Access to the museum is via the car park. Please contact the museum for details.
We are proud to support Companion Card. We offer complimentary admission to your companion person upon presentation of a valid companion card at the time of purchase.
Trained, registered and visibly identified assistance animals are welcome when accompanied by their handler.
If you have questions you’d like to ask about access or facilities at the museum, please contact us before your visit so we can best meet your needs.
The museum welcomes all group visitors, whether you’re a play group, fossil, mineral or science enthusiast, a school group, a family, a seniors group taking in the region, or you just want to see something truly spectacular.
Prebooked groups of 10 or more people receive a discount of $2 per head.