Paterson Court House Museum

Located in the former Court House (c1860s) in the village of Paterson. The building ceased to operate as a court house in 1967 and the museum opened in 1974. It is operated by the Paterson Historical Society and holds extensive collections including special displays on Dorothy MacKellar, Rev Rupp (orchids), the Tocal murder of 1874 and the only surviving double-sided Manchester Unity Independent Order of Odd Fellows banner.

There is a comprehensive range of publications for sale on the history of the Paterson valley including transcriptions of headstones for burials in St Paul's Church of England (Anglican) Church.

Opening times

The Museum is open from to 3.00pm on Sundays (closed Sunday 17 December 2017, reopens Sunday 21 January 2018). On Sunday 14 January the Museum may open by appointment for those who have travelled specially to visit it. Email to arrange.

Paterson Court House Museum

Paterson Court House Museum.