Past events at Mill Cottage Museum

Once Upon a Time: Stories of South Australian Childhood

Temporary exhibition

Friday 1 July - Friday 5 August 2016, Monday - Friday 10 am-5pm; Sunday 1-4pm. Closed Saturday

Augmented with the Bishop's family toys from Mill Cottage Museum's own collection, History SA's travelling exhibition offers a glimpse into the lives of children living in South Australia over successive generations, in both the happy and more challenging times. 

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Mill Cottage 150th Birthday Celebration

Special event

Saturday 27 February 2016, 5pm-8.30pm

Historic Mill Cottage, built in 1866 for the Bishop family, one of Port Lincoln's first settlement families, celebrates its 150th birthday this year with a Twilight Picnic in the Park.

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History Fair

Special event

Sunday 12 October 2014, 10am-4pm

All the fun of the History Fair! See two very different museum collections at Flinders Park, learn how to store documents, start or get help with family trees, and look back in time through the local historical information, scrap books and photographs.

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