Education and Research
Research Enquiries

Medical History Museum responds to research enquiries and provides access to the collection by prior arrangement during normal business hours. Collection material needs to be ordered at least two weeks before the proposed use. The collection is also available on line. It is recommended that researchers use the on line database first before contacting the museum. Research enquiries will be responded to within 10 working days.

For all enquiries regarding access to the collection, please contact the museum


Volunteer and various research project opportunities relating to the collection and exhibitions program of the Medical History Museum are available. If you are interested please contact the Cultural Collections Projects Program.

Education Programs

The Medical History Museum encourages opportunities for schools and the community to come into close contact with its collection. School and community groups are encouraged to contact the Museum where we can provide supported tours of current exhibitions.

Please enquire with us or feel free to book a tour.


Opening Hours

The Medical History Museum is being refurbished. It is currently closed to the public and will reopen in August 2017.

This year is our 50th Anniversary and an exciting program of exhibitions and events will celebrate this landmark year.