Museums and Heritage
of the Richmond Valley

The Richmond Valley is rich in history and celebrates its heritage through the vast array of museums in the region.

Learn about the early days of our villages and the events that shaped the towns to what they are today. Read about the involvement of our towns during the second world war, or the importance of the fishing industry that once flourished on the coast. Discover the early farming days and the importance of exporting products via the mighty Richmond River.

Our region is steeped in history and with the wonderful resources and our dedicated volunteers, you will be sure to not be disappointed with our informative and engaging museums.

Download the Richmond Valley Culture, Art and Heritage Brochure.

Download the Museums of the Northern Rivers Brochure.



Evans Head

New Italy