Aerial photograph of Pakenham c. 1937. Donated by Don Jackson

Welcome

Welcome to the Berwick-Pakenham Historical Society

Welcome to the Berwick-Pakenham Historical Society

Welcome to the Berwick-Pakenham Historical SocietyWelcome to the Berwick-Pakenham Historical SocietyWelcome to the Berwick-Pakenham Historical Society



The Berwick - Pakenham Historical Society


Preserving our local history for future generations 

Founded in 1961 

About Us

The Berwick Shire Chambers in Main Street Pakenham, November 1918. Donated by Debbie Ellett Hajduk

Our Mission

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We seek to promote awareness of the our district's history through the acquisition, preservation and display of historical items; recording of older residents' knowledge; and undertaking research, publications and displays. 

Members of the Pakenham Red Cross during WW2. From the BPHS Collection

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Get Involved

Are you passionate about our local history? Why not join us? Membership costs just $20 a year. 


Note: The Historical Society's monthly meetings are suspended until the COVID-19 health emergency is over.

The Berwick Pakenham Historical Society's Museum is located in the former Berwick Shire Chambers, wh

Visit our Museum

Visit our Museum

Visit our Museum

Due to the COVID-19 health emergency, the Museum will be closed until further notice.