The Museum of Perth chronicles the social, cultural, political and architectural history of Perth.Arrange to visit Museum of Perth and other attractions in Perth using our Perth online travel route planner .
Our exhibition space, in the Atlas Building, 8-10 The Esplanade, serves as a meeting place of ideas and stories, an event space and research and cultural hub in a growing part of our city.
The Museum is an initiative of the Perth History Association Inc, a not-for-profit organisation founded in 2015; We are seeking volunteers and financial supporters to help us along the way.
Museum of Perth Reviews
We went to see the exhibition Murders on the Swan River which was very interesting and nicely displayed. We had never been before so it was a nice discovery. It’s a small museum, run by volunteers, en... more »
The Museum of Perth is a private museum, situated in the Atlas Building. The Museum of Perth occupies the second level of this historic building. The Atlas Building is 8 The Esplanade, a short walk fr... more »
The building looks exactly as it was constructed in the early 1900s. The surrounding skyscrapers may have engulfed this structure, however his history still remains, like wine, the older the better . Walking into this historical monument, you will be amazed that you have travelled back in time. The 1st floor has panels and display as well as a video clip of the history of the monumental structure. Don't forget to try the fully functional lift, like in the old movie which works too. Many thanks to Greg, who is volunteering his services to tourist to this amazing building .
The lobby was a bit smelly. If you can put it past that, it was very enjoyable. Made my visit to Perth well worth while! Thanks. Ps I enjoyed the local exibit
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