The development of Queenstown and the West Coast are featured in more than1,000photographs displayed in the 23 rooms of this museum.
The photographs were collected and the museum established by Mr Eric Thomas.
There are also items of household equipment and personal effects, old documents, coins, cameras from the 1930s, early theater projectors, antique mantel clocks, a collection of kerosene lamps, medallions, badges and Minerals. Extensive Royal Family Memorabilia collection from Queen Victoria to the present. Watch a video on Mount Lyell and the memories of the towns people.