The Essendon Historical Society collects and promotes information for the suburbs of Ascot Vale, Moonee Ponds, Essendon, Flemington, Strathmore and Kensington.
Moonee Ponds Courthouse Museum Cnr. Kellaway Avenue and Mt. Alexander Road, Moonee Ponds. 3039.
The Society meets from February to November at the Moonee Ponds Courthouse Museum on the 4th Tuesday of the month except January at 7.30pm. Visitors are welcome. Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, July 22.
The Courthouse Museum is open each Sunday afternoon (2-5pm) (except Christmas Day and Easter Sunday).
Our current exhibition features items from our collection related to WWI in the local area, including journals, letters, photographs badges and other artefacts that survived the conflict.
Tuesday, July 22: Our Annual General Meeting will take place at the Courthouse at 7:30pm. Following this, Bernadette De Corte will speak on her work as the Heritage Advisor for Moonee Valley City Council.
Ph. (03) 9370 4607