Australian Fossil and Mineral Museum
|Contact Name:||Museum Reception|
|Where:||224 Howick Street, Bathurst, NSW|
|Phone:||02 6331 5511|
The 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.