The Swan Guildford Historical Society is a dynamic vibrant society that is actively involved in many public events in the Swan Guildford region. Drop by our site often to read the latest news and find out what events are coming up in your community.


The Society hosts monthly talks on topics of interest every second Monday of the month at the Mechanics Institute in Guildford. Doors open at 7pm with the talk starting at 7.30pm.  Entry: Gold coin donation.  All are very welcome.


The Society holds events throughout the year as follows:

Australian Heritage Festival in April

We participate in this annual national festival which is spearheaded by the National Trust

Anzac Day in April

Join us for morning tea following the Anzac service in Stirling Square.  Held in the Mechanics Institute, Guildford.

WA Day in June

The Society holds its flag raising ceremony with special guest which is held in the Heritage Precinct in Guildford.

Display of items from our Collection

A special item from our important Museum Collection will be displayed bi-monthly in the Colonial Gaol.