Opening Hours


The museum is open on Saturdays and Sundays, 2pm – 4pm, September to mid June.
The museum will also open Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays 2pm-4pm during the Autumn and Spring Festivals and Victorian School Holidays.

The Battery is open on the last Saturday of the month from 2 – 4 pm.

Entry fee is $3 for adults and $1 for children.

Bright & District Historical Society also opens the State Battery (near Dougherty’s Bridge on Coronation Avenue) on the last Sunday of the month from 2 to 4 pm. Entry is $2.

It is closed for winter for the same period as the Museum.

The museum and battery can also be opened at other times for groups by prior arrangement with the Secretary.