Charles Darwin in BathurstBathurst Visitor Information Centre

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Charles Darwin in Bathurst

The 2022 Autumn Colours program features tours for the whole family. Download the program to find out the information and dates off all Autumn Colours tours.

Many know Charles Darwin as one of the world’s most famous biologists, but few know he visited Bathurst. Hear about Darwin’s visit as a young man in 1836, his adventures in Australia, his opinions, and how Darwin’s visit influenced his work and science. The tour will include a short walk from the Bathurst Historical Museum to Machattie Park and return to view a letter written by Darwin. Light refreshments will be available at the conclusion of the tour.

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Event Details

Bathurst Historical Museum, East Wing Courthouse, 62 Russell Street, Bathurst, NSW


Entry fees:
Adults $ 10, Children $ 5, Concession $ 5
Prebooking required
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities: