City of Subiaco - Museum exhibitions
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Museum exhibitions

Visitors to Subiaco Museum will enjoy the permanent and changing exhibitions mounted in the museum’s galleries, featuring the City’s art and heritage collections. 

Current exhibitions

Tails of Urban Bushland: Birds, bugs, bush and buildings

2-Subi-Museum-HOLLOW-by-Margaret-Owen-(1).jpgAn exhibition of artworks by Barbara Haddy and photographs by Margaret Owen, readers of the Post newspaper may recognise some of Margaret’s photographs.

She will be displaying additional material, which provides bushland details, for the enthusiast. Barbara’s compositions have a stronger urban influence, with some groupings of works, allowing the viewer to connect ideas and follow stories. 

This exhibition will be on display from Friday 13 November to Wednesday 23 December.  

Unexpected Moments

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Subiaco based photographer Denny Roberts will be exhibiting works with an international theme. The exhibition celebrates both the amazing diversity of global cultures and the beauty of individuals who make up those cultures, their images captured in moments of interaction, between the photographer and his subject.



Up the ladder and down the wall: recollections of childhood

PANEL-1-Exhibition-Banner-2-Scan-colour-image-400dpi.jpgAn exhibition featuring personal stories, objects and childhood pursuits that have left their mark on our community, from the early twentieth century through to the 1980s. 

Featuring toys and games from the past, old and new technology, school days, the Government Industrial School and more. Complementing the exhibition are a number of significant items loaned from the Freshwater Bay Museum. 



This exhibition will be on display until Winter 2021. 

For museum opening hours see the visit the museum page.

Permanent exhibitions

Step back in time and imagine domestic life in Subiaco during the first half of the twentieth century. View objects that relate to European settlement in Subiaco, and recognise the Indigenous people who are the traditional owners of the land on which the City is built.