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Kalamunda History Village

Kalamunda History Village is on the site of the old Upper Darling Range Railway Station built in the 1890s to service the Zig Zag line which transported timber from Canning Mills to the main line at Midland Junction. It is the largest folk museum in Western Australia depicting the unique hills life and industries that developed in the area.

 

Access through the ZigZag Cultural Centre after paying at the Visitor Centre

 

Christmas and New Year Closure

History Village will be closed on Wednesday 23 December and will reopen on Saturday 2 January

General Opening Hours

Weekdays 10am to 3pm

Thursday 12pm to 3pm

Weekends 10am to 4pm

Entry Fees

Standard Visit

Adults $8

Concession $6

Children (over 5) $4

Educational Program

Pre-primary tour to Year 6 - $9 per student*

Accompanying Adults $5 per person*

Teachers and Teacher Assistants are admitted free

Pioneering Discovery

Self guided - $9 per student*

Accompanying Adults $5 per person*

Holiday Program

Please check our What's On page for Current Events

 

Group Visits

Group guided tours can be arranged. Please phone 9293 1371 to book

* Carers accompanying concession groups are admitted free

Bus Parking on Williams St

Download your free excursion planner

Please note last entry 30 minutes before closing 

A UNIQUE PART OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA'S HISTORY

The Whim
The Whim

Used in the early days of the timber industry for moving logs - on loan from the WA Museum

Chambers' House 1922
Chambers' House 1922

This house was built at 31 Railway Rd by Mr Chambers for his daughters. It was moved to Kalamunda History Village in 1991 and is now restored as a guest house of 1920-1940s. There were 35 guest houses in the district in the 1930s.

Trucks
Trucks

Kalamunda Community Memorial Building - contains trucks, tractors from Kalamunda's past

Kalamunda Railway Stations
Kalamunda Railway Stations

The original railway station (1903-1927) and a second larger railway station (1927-1949)

McCullagh Cottage
McCullagh Cottage

A settler's cottage (1895)

The Post Office Shop
The Post Office Shop

(1901-1921)

The Dunny
The Dunny

An original, complete with newspaper

Road Grader and Roller
Road Grader and Roller
Carriage Shed exterior
Carriage Shed exterior