Museum of the Riverina

The Museum of the Riverina operates two sites:

The Historic Council Chambers within the Civic Precinct hosts a regular program of travelling exhibitions and is used as a venue for functions and meetings.

The Botanic Gardens site, 3km from the city centre, highlights the people, places and events that give Wagga Wagga its unique character and is home of the Museums permanent collection. This site includes the Wagga Wagga Sporting Hall of Fame currently with 78 inductees.

The Museum also provides a regional outreach service to 38 Riverina museums.

Collections

The Museum of the Riverina collection tells a diverse range of stories about the people, places and events of Wagga Wagga. Highlights include the Tichborne Trial material, Wagga Beach, Wagga Wagga Gumi Festival, Miss Wagga collection and the Wagga Wagga Sporting Hall of Fame.