About Magnetic Island History and Craft Centre & Magnetic Museum

The heritage-listed Picnic Bay Schoolhouse, on the grounds, is used as a Craft Centre, selling quality local craft and historical publications. The Museum itself is housed in the historic Butler Hut, named after the original pioneering family of the island. The Centre is open daily from 10am-2pm, except Tuesdays. (Closed between Australia Day & Easter). Free admission. Butler Hut is open daily 10am-2pm, except Tuesdays. Free admission.

Contact Details


11-15 Granite St, Picnic Bay, 4819