Western Australian Museum Collections and Research Facility

Wet Store Shelving at the Collection and Research Centre

Collection and Research Centre, Welshpool
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The Western Australian Museum Collections and Research Centre (CRC) houses most of the Museum's collections and research facilities.

The CRC houses the Terrestrial Zoology, Aquatic Zoology, Earth and Planetary Sciences, History, and Anthropology and Archaeology department staff and collections, as well as some of the collection items from the Maritime Archaeology and Maritime History departments. Staff from Maritime Archaeology and Maritime History are located at Shipwreck Galleries.

Additional to research staff and the collections, the CRC also houses the Museum's administration and exhibition design staff.

The facility is located at 49 Kew Street, Welshpool Western Australia 6106, and admissions to the collection centre are by appointment only.

Admissions

Admissions to collection centre are by appointment only. Arrangements can be made by contacting the relevant Museum division from the list below. If in doubt, contact reception on 9212 3700.