General Information

The Corrective Services NSW Museum is located at Cooma in the Monaro region of New South Wales. Adjacent to it stand Cooma Correctional Centre and other historic buildings.

The museum showcases the History of NSW Corrections since 1788. It contains information, displays and artefacts from convict days to the present.

Minimum security inmates are the tour guides.

There is wheelchair access to and throughout the museum.

Opening Times

Tuesday - Friday 12:30pm to 3:00pm
Saturday 9:15am to 3:00pm
Closed Sunday and Monday


1 Vagg Street
Cooma NSW 2630
Telephone: (02) 6452 5974
Click ​here​ to view its location in Cooma 

Museum Slide Show

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Museum Catalogue

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Department of Corrective Services Museum - Cooma