Local history and museum Home / Council / Local history Page Content Find out about the history of the City of Stirling including historical photographs, historical studies, and stories. Find out how you can purchase photographs, and submit your own historical story. Information about the Mount Flora museum is also available here.Mount Flora MuseumVisit Mount Flora Museum and discover the rich and diverse history of the City of Stirling. Explore the history through photographs, displays, artefacts and stories. It is worth a visit to Mount Flora Museum purely for the view from the roof! Go to Mount Flora Museum History of the City of StirlingThe City of Stirling maintains corporate and historical documents related to social, educational, vocational and cultural history. We also collect historical information from current and past resident. Find out how you can access our archives or submit your own historical story. Go to History of the City of StirlingSearch the Stirling History Collection online database including photos, objects and subjects History and Heritage AwardsThe City of Stirling History and Heritage Awards Program is a biennial event established to recognise the efforts made by individuals and groups in the conservation of the City's built environment and streetscape, and the promotion and enhancement of the City's history and heritage. The Awards also aim to raise awareness of local history and heritage. **Open for Nominations Now**For more information visit the History and Heritage Awards page.School Holidays at Mount Flora MuseumCome along in the School Holidays and check out some of our exciting exhibits at the City of Stirling Mount Flora Museum.Our Museum is housed in a former water tank, which was built in the early 1940's to supply water for domestic use to the local area. After visiting the museum go upstairs on the outside of the water tank and enjoy the best panoramic views of the northern suburbs and coast line.Opening days & times: Please click here. Gold coin entry per person.