West Coast Heritage Centre

Galleries, Museums and Collections

The West Coast Heritage Centre tells the story of the history and development of the West Coast and its rich pioneering past. All parts of the West Coast are represented in the comprehensive display of photographs, mining memorabilia and machinery.

Included in your entry is access to the historic Gaiety Theatre. Built in 1898, the Gaiety Theatre was considered one of the grandest buildings on the West Coast and one of the best theatres in Australia.

The museum’s attractions include the historic collection of the original Zeehan School of Mines and Metallurgy (unique in the world), photographic galleries dedicated to all the West Coast towns, classic locomotives, mining machinery displays, a blacksmith and wheelwright shop, marine display, a world-class mineral collection, freemasons display and a pioneer women’s gallery.

Your visit to the West Coast Heritage Centre and Gaiety Theatre will enhance your visitor experience of the West Coast region.


Carpark Picnic Area Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop

Internet Access

Free Wifi



Disabled Assistance

Caters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for limited mobility


Australian Museums and Galleries Association Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation


Australian Tourism Accreditation Rainbow Tasmania Tourism Accreditation


From AU$20.00

Concession – $20
Adult – $25
Family (1 adult and up to 5 children) – $30
Family (2 adults and up to 5 children) – $55

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