The Glenelg Historical Society promotes the protection and preservation of buildings, works, movable cultural heritage and sites of historical significance in the precinct of Glenelg, together with the commissioning of historical research and historical discourse.
It actively engages community interest and intends to develop a philanthropic attitude for the promotion of Glenelg’s history and built heritage. It all also assists in the collection, recording, preservation and public display of works, movable cultural heritage including source material and artefacts of all kinds relating to local history.
The Glenelg Historical Society has an active program of events, dinners, guest speakers and excursions. Membership is open to anyone interested in Glenelg’s history.