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Welcome to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page for the Royal Western Australian Historical Society. This page is designed to provide answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about our organization, its history, and its activities. Whether you are a current member, a prospective member, or simply interested in learning more about our Society, we hope that you will find this page informative and helpful. If you have a question that is not addressed here, please feel free to contact us and we will be happy to assist you


Frequently asked questions

How do I become a member?

Click on ‘Join & Support’ and the Membership page and complete the attached form.

How do I find something in the collections?

Click on Collections for the Library and Museum search page.

How do I donate an item to the Library or Museum collection?

Click on ‘Services’ and view Library and Museum pages and complete the appropriate form with full details.

Do you sell only WA History books?

All books have a Western Australian history focus and can be purchased on line through the ‘Shop’. The bookshop at the Society can be visited in person M-F 10-4pm.

Are you open at weekends?

We are open for planned advertised activities but not in general.

Can I book a group tour to the Exhibition?

Individuals are welcome M-F 10-3pm and for group visits contact the Society. Click on ‘Activities’ to view Exhibition page.

What education activities do you offer?

Click on ‘Services’ to view school and outreach programs.

How do I become a volunteer?

Volunteers are welcome. Click on ‘Join and Support’ and the Volunteer page to see areas of interest and complete the attached form.