Heritage Walk During Heritage Week 2021- Peel Street Tamworth

Please join us on a fascinating stroll along Peel Street.  Your guide will be Society Life Member and historian Rod Hobbs, who will reveal little known stories and facts about many of the landmark buildings as you walk along Peel Street, passing historical sites featuring mills, murders, hangings, old schools, courts, pubs, hospitals, gasworks, blacksmiths [...]

By | May 2nd, 2021|Comments Off on Heritage Walk During Heritage Week 2021- Peel Street Tamworth

Behind the Scenes at Calala Cottage Museum – Heritage Week Event Tamworth

During Heritage Week 2021, Tamworth Historical Society Inc. will present two events, the first being special tours behind the scenes at Calala Cottage Museum. Museum volunteers from Tamworth Historical Society collect and preserve a wide range of items from textiles to ceramics to diaries and furniture, musical instruments, photographs, maps, letters, agricultural implements and machinery [...]

By | April 24th, 2021|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes at Calala Cottage Museum – Heritage Week Event Tamworth

Stories from Brisbane Street Heritage Walk

The ever popular Heritage Walk led by Tamworth Historical Society Life Member Rod Hobbs, will this year travel down Brisbane Street. There is a lot of history and stories in this street, with at least three well known buildings/organisations/schools celebrating their centenary this year. The walk starts outside Calrossy Anglican School (140 Brisbane St) at [...]

By | April 28th, 2019|Comments Off on Stories from Brisbane Street Heritage Walk

Behind the Scenes at Calala Cottage Museum

Two special tours of Calala Cottage will be held On Friday 26 April .  The first at 9.30am and the second is at 11am. See behind the scenes into parts of the museum not usually open to the public such as the library and archives and take a peek at some of the antique clothing [...]

By | April 26th, 2019|Comments Off on Behind the Scenes at Calala Cottage Museum

Stories from the Lookout

This is an event targeted to school children, suitable for 4-10 years of age.  Led by Tamworth Historical Society's Mike Cashman, children will enjoy talks and activities about early Tamworth history.  There will be a treasure hunt, lolly scramble, a quiz with prizes, and a free morning tea.  There will be an option of going [...]

By | April 24th, 2019|Comments Off on Stories from the Lookout