Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum

Contact Name: Museum Reception
Where: 224 Howick Street, Bathurst, NSW
Phone: 02 6331 5511
Website: http://www.somervillecollection.com.au/

Beautiful mineral displayed in the Australian Fossil and Mineral MuseumThe Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum in Bathurst is the home of the Somerville Collection, the lifetime's work of Professor Warren Somerville who gathered beautiful minerals from all around the world, as well as from over 100 Australian mine sites.

There are two main galleries for fossils and minerals, a temporary exhibition space for travelling shows and a shop.

The Museum hosts visits by schools and runs special programs in the schol holidays.

The Museum is open seven days per week: 10am - 4pm Monday - Saturday  and 10am - 2pm Sunday. The Museum is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.

Admission fees apply.

Photo: ibsut (CC BY 2.0 / Cropped from original)

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