Henry Kendall Cottage & Historical Museum

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Welcome to Henry Kendall Cottage

Five times recipient of the Central Coast award for excellence in tourism and Cultural Heritage.

Set on two and a half acres with peaceful surroundings, Henry Kendall Cottage was once a home for pioneer poet Henry Kendall.

The Museum

One room contains some of the poet’s possessions, while the remaining rooms are furnished as an old cottage.

The spacious Historical Museum displays a wide variety of items from the past including typewriters, bottles and old memorabilia. A slab shed in the grounds contains tools and farm machinery.

The Grounds

Picnic tables and an electric barbecue occupy a pleasant picnic area.

Extra tables and chairs and an urn of boiling water are available if required.

The Cottage grounds are open to the public 10am to 4pm daily

You are welcome to enjoy the outdoor exhibits in our beautiful grounds

Cottage and Museum Opening Times

Wednesday - 10.00am to 3.00pm

Saturday - 10.00am to 3.00pm

Sunday - 10.00am to 3.00pm

Public Holidays - 10.00am to 3.00pm

(with the exception of Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Good Friday)