Located at the entry to the Knowledge Centre the Orange Room is an exhibition centre for the history and heritage of the City. Stories of interest are  displayed with vibrant and interactive components, often based on material held within the Local History Collection, the City’s Museum, or donated/loaned by the community.

Current exhibitions

  • Gosnells in Wartime
  • Thornlie
  • Canning Vale
  • Sport and the Community

Forthcoming exhibitions

  • Historical places in Maddington & Kenwick
  • Wilkinson Homestead centenary
  • Youth - past, present and future
  • Australian Heritage week

To find out what the City is doing to record and preserve its history and heritage, look at the links available on the Heritage Action page. You may also be interested in visiting one of the City’s interesting historic places to learn more about local history and heritage. To research local historic information online, access the City's library catalogue.