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The Esperance Bay Historical Society recognised the need for Esperance to have a museum to preserve its rich history and heritage. The Esperance museum was opened on the 9th of October 1976, after funding was secured from the Commonwealth Government.
It is located in Esperance, a beautiful town that you can only describe as picturesque. It is a perfect place to visit if you are interested in beautiful natural scenery.
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At Esperance Museum, you get to enjoy the following relics and views.
The small town of Esperance is home to a lot of history. The Esperance Museum ensures that the pieces of the town’s history are preserved. It also offers a look into the history of the area and its evolution and growth over the years. Vintage machinery is one of such historical pieces. You can view vintage machinery at the Esperance Museum.
Esperance has a rich maritime history. In fact, the discovery of Esperance was made through the sea by Frenchmen in 1792. The memorabilia left behind by these early settlers are now displayed in the Esperance local museum. Visit us at Esperance to view the memorabilia left behind by Esperance’s early settlers as far back as the 1800s. The items on display will give you an astonishing, entertaining, and educative look into history.
Things to Do
Esperance is home to one of the best beaches in Australia. If you are interested in beautiful natural attractions, Esperance is the place for you. The scenery ranges from some rugged cliffs to white beaches to amazing national parks to clear waters and bays with crystal-clear water and so much more. On a visit to Esperance, there are so many amazing activities to engage in. You will never experience a dull moment. Esperance has a very dreamy atmosphere, one of the best in West Australia.