Exhibitions and Events

The stories of Newcastle and the Hunter are showcased through talks, events and exhibitions in the Local History Gallery.

These exhibitions and events allow people to see many of the highlights of the Library's collection. From the serious to the quirky, there is always something for everyone.


Newcastle Stories: a series of talks held on the first Thursday of each month.

Online Exhibitions

Photographs and memorabilia from Local Studies exhibitions and events can be found displayed on our Flickr site.

Suggest a Talk or Event

If you would like to suggest a theme for one of our Newcastle Stories programs we'd love to hear from you.