Opened in 2016, Orange Regional Museum is an award-winning museum dedicated to sharing engaging exhibitions and diverse public programs for audiences of all ages. Orange Regional Museum interprets objects of significance for our local history and the history of the broader Central West region.
Located in a striking purpose-built building within the vibrant Orange cultural precinct, the Museum is a locus for visitors and local audiences alike. Orange Regional Museum showcases long-term and temporary local history exhibitions alongside a program of the best travelling exhibitions from across Australia, presenting diverse topics including history, science, technology and culture.
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A new display in Orange Regional Museum’s local history exhibition Inherit: Old and new histories celebrates the ingenuity of Central West communities in the past. Read More
The sounds of chamber music will fill the Orange Civic Square on Saturday 30 April as part of the Orange Chamber Music Festival’S (OCMF) free community event ‘CULTURED 2022’. Read More
If you have ever wanted to create a winter garden, embroider a selfie, make a puppet or taste the science behind chocolate and eggs, Orange City Council’s school holiday events calendar is your chance. Read More
Two very different exhibitions opened at Orange Regional Museum on Saturday 9 April with More than Tea & Scones: 100 Years of the Country Women’s Association of NSW and How Cities Work. Read More
Orange Regional Museum will celebrate the 60th anniversary of the first local television broadcast at a special edition of its ORM Talks event series next week. Read More
Orange City Councils’ school holiday activities are in full swing this month, with loads of fun, educational activities for children of all ages. Read More
Orange Regional Museum’s exhibition Child’s Play: Growing up in Orange in the 1950s and 1960s has been made into a book, just in time for Christmas. Read More
Plan your visit
Open 9am-4pm daily (closed 25 December).
Entry to the Museum is free. Group visits are welcome, but please contact us to make a booking for groups of 10 or more.
Bathrooms, including disabled and baby changing facilities, are available on site.
Parking is available in front of the Museum on Byng Street and in the Council carpark accessed from Lords Place. Larger vehicles (including buses) can find parking on Peisley Street.
Orange Regional Museum is fully accessible for prams and wheelchairs. A courtesy wheelchair is available for use.