Moonta Mines Museum

  • Children catered for

The Moonta Mines Museum is located in the former Moonta Mines Model School. Erected in 1878, this building now houses displays on the Cornish miners' lifestyles - mining, lodges and friendly societies, sports and pastimes, death and hardship Other exhibits include extensive displays of costume, china, silverware, photographs and memorabilia and a classroom furnished circa 1900. There is also a display on the World Wars.

Multi ticket admission is available to Moonta Mines Museum, Miners Cottage and Moonta Mines Tourist Railway.

Contact Details

Moonta Mines Museum
Verran Terrace
Moonta Mines
South Australia 5558

Toll Free Number
Not available

+61 (08) 8825 1891

+61 (08) 8825 1711

Not available

  • Moonta Mines Museum, Moonta, Yorke Peninsula
  • Moonta Mines Museum, Moonta, Yorke Peninsula



  • Adult - $8.00
  • Child - $4.00

Opening times

  • Mon1pm to 4pm
  • Tue1pm to 4pm
  • Wed1pm to 4pm
  • Thu1pm to 4pm
  • Fri1pm to 4pm
  • Sat1pm to 4pm
  • Sun1pm to 4pm


  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
  • Car park
  • Coach Parking
  • First aid equipment
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Tour Desk


  • Self-Guided
Back to top