Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre

The Parramatta Heritage & Visitor Information Centre’s friendly staff provide a unique starting point for discovering Parramatta - the city that tells the story of Australia.

The Visitor Services team offers a wealth of information to help you to plan your visit in and around the City of Parramatta and run school holiday programs and education activities.

Research Library

The Research Library, within the centre, specialises in local studies, family history and houses Parramatta’s history and heritage research resources, Council and community archives, and cultural collections.

Please phone 8839 3322 or email localstudies@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au to book an appointment

Address

346A Church Street, Parramatta, 2150
Phone: 02 8839 3311

Visit Parramatta Heritage and Visitor Information Centre for up-to-date opening hours.

a wall rack displaying visitor information brochures

Visitor Information Centre brochures

Research & Collection Services

Research & Collection Services manages, preserves and documents the history of our local government and the people, places, art, events, and natural and built environments which have contributed to the rich history of Parramatta’s communities. 

Curious about the heritage of your house? Interested in finding out more about your family history? Need help with researching Parramatta’s Indigenous, colonial and multicultural past?

You can visit Parramatta History and Heritage or call 02 8839 3322 for up-to-date opening hours and more information.
 

Room Hire

The Heritage Gallery Room is available for hire to businesses and community organisations. It’s suitable for small boardroom style meetings of 10- 12 people or up to 20 for short theatre style meetings and presentations.

For details call 02 8839 3311.