Visit the Merriwa Historial Cottage for historical information about the Merriwa District and families.
Embroidery Work by Daughter of Pioneering Family. Made by Mary Louise (Molly) Haydon.
Scone Museum is housed in the old lock-up and residence (c.1870) and the Research Centre is located next door in the old Sergeant's Residence.
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.