Azelia Ley Museum

About the Azelia Ley Homestead Museum

The historic Azelia Ley Homestead Museum and its associated out buildings are located in Manning Park, Hamilton Hill. The heritage listed residence was built in the early 1900s and provides a rich insight into local Cockburn history. Visitors to the Azelia Ley Homestead Museum can see a vast collection of furniture, clothing, photographs, paintings, toys, memorabilia, historical artefacts and much more. The museum is overseen by the Historical Society of Cockburn.

School excursions

Explore our local heritage and history. The Historical Society of Cockburn opens the doors to the Azelia Ley Museum for schools to come and view the interesting stories it has to tell.

Location and opening hours

For location please see the map below. The map is equipped with additional accessibility features including in-map voice and accessible colour choice. If you would like to access these features, please make sure they are switched on.

The museum is open to the public on Sunday afternoons between 1.30pm and 4.30pm and during School Holidays on Wednesdays 10am – 1pm. Entry is via a gold coin donation.

More information and contact

Visit the Cockburn History Website for more information. Group bookings can be made by contacting the museum on 08 9418 6648.



City of Cockburn
Whadjuk Boodja
9 Coleville Crescent,
Spearwood 6163

PO Box 1215, Bibra Lake DC,
Western Australia, 6965

Office opening hours:
8.30am to 4.30pm
Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for Country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past and present.