Yarra Ranges Regional Museum

Introducing Australia’s Newest museum …

Yarra Ranges Regional Museum

Opening 14 May 2011

The new Yarra Ranges Regional Museum is a stunning architectural blend of an historic 1889 building and an innovative modern extension. Located next to Melba Park in Lilydale, Victoria - less than an hour’s drive from Melbourne – the Museum preserves and showcases the unique cultural heritage of the Yarra Ranges region. Through a range of exhibitions, events and public programs we invite you to explore, create and connect with the ongoing story of this region.

Collections

Estimated 5000 artefacts plus a large collection of photographs. It includes a significant collection related to Dame Nellie Melba