Museums & Galleries

A Tour of The Res in Newcastle East

Move over Fort Scratchley, the Bogey Hole and Nobby’s Lighthouse! There’s another historical experience to explore in Newcastle. Newcastle Reservoir #1 (The Res) on…

Maitland Regional Art Gallery

“Where did that bum come from?” asks my young daughter, referring to a sculpture outside the Maitland Regional Art Gallery (MRAG). Bronzed, oversized and…

Newcastle Art Gallery

Newcastle Art Gallery

Visit Newcastle Art Gallery. The Art Gallery includes over 5000 works of arts including Australian art from colonial days to the present. As well,…

Maitland Gaol

Discover life as a prisoner!  Visit Maitland Gaol and learn all about the facility and its 150 years of fascinating history. Although Maitland Gaol…

Fort Scratchley

What was the only Australian coastal installation to fire on an enemy vessel in time of war? Answer: Fort Scratchley during World War II….

Maritime Centre

Ahoy mate!  Where can you learn all about Newcastle’s rich maritime history? Visit the Maritime Centre in Newcastle. The Centre features information about the…

Newcastle Museum

Check out the Newcastle Museum in Honeysuckle. The interactive Supernova science exhibits will keep children entertained while the Newcastle and Fire and Earth’s exhibitions…