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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]