Living History

Pastoral Museum

With over 20 historic and purpose built buildings spread across many hectares and over 3500 historical objects on display, there is lots to see and do at the Museum. 

Vintage Vehicles

Vintage motors and rail

Nestled among the many historic farm machines is home to the Hamilton Car Club and Model Rail Club, a group of Vintage and Classic car and rail enthusiasts. 

Age Old Crafts

Woodturning and foundry

Time honoured master crafts are bought to life in our working foundry, and the Woodturners Club keeps the traditions of wood turning alive.

Working Displays

Action Days

The Museum hosts several open days and events throughout the year that celebrate all things pastoral. These are great days out for the whole family.



The Hamilton Pastoral Museum  hosts events throughout the year including:

  • Open Weekends
  • Rallys
  • Working Displays
  • Demonstrations
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Our Supporters

We appreciate the valued support of the following organisations

Oct Open Day 
19th & 20th October 2024

See History in Action!