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Whitehorse Historical Society Inc.

  • Local History Room, Schwerkolt Cottage & Museum Complex, Deep Creek Road, Mitcham VIC 3132
  • (03) 9873 4946
  • Website
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Research Costs
  • Printing & copying charges apply
Open Hours
  • Local History Room: Wednesdays 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM Museum: Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Membership Cost
  • Individual $20.00, Household $30.00
  • The Whitehorse Historical Society Newsletter (bi-monthly)
  • 1965

The purpose of the Whitehorse Historical Society Inc. is to foster historical interest and knowledge. To collect, document, research, preserve and exhibit items that show how people have lived and worked in the development of the Whitehorse area from human settlement to the present day.

Collections include items relating to domestic life, education, local families and identities, religious, recreational, social and working life and local business, industry and agriculture.