Swan Guildford Historical Society

Dedicated to Preserving Western Australia’s Third Most Significant Historical Collection since 1962
Swan Guildford Historical Society was established in 1962. Our mission is to collect, conserve and display items relating to Guildford, a strategically important town in the development of Western Australia. We promote Guildford by:
  • Providing educational tours of the Colonial Gaol and Taylor's Cottage
  • Hosting monthly lectures on a history topic about the region
  • Participating in any council proceedings that discuss preserving historical sites in the area
  • Curating, accessioning, cataloguing and displaying donated items
  • Producing a monthly newsletter

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The membership year runs from 1st February to 31st January. We value the support of members. Contributions help us maintain collections and bring history alive for museum visitors.

We invite members to attend history lectures on the second Monday evening of each month. Venue: Mechanics Institute. These events are advertised on Facebook one week prior to the event.

To apply for membership, OR renew your current membership, download a membership form Here