Richmond Literary Institute was established in 1861 it’s founding President was George Bowman. The foundation stone was laid in January 1866 and the Building was opened by Sir Henry Parkes on the 27th August, 1866.

Richmond Borough Council came into being in 1872 and the council meetings were held at the School of Arts until 1913.

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Murray Wing
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Archerfield Room
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Meeting Room
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All Our Function Halls and Meeting Rooms are for Hire
Our range of great rooms and halls are suitable for:




*Staff Meetings
*Public Meetings

Contact Us:
Richmond School of Arts

Ph: 02 4578 2110 Seven Days
Or Visit in Office Hours
Wednesdays & Fridays
8.30am to 12noon

Inspections welcome
26 West Market St
Cnr March St
Richmond NSW 2753

Find us here:

Coming Events:

Ballroom & Old Time Dance
3rd August
7th September, 4th October
8th November & 6th December
1pm to 4pm

Richmond Players Inc
Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
10th, 17th & 24th Aug
2.00pm and 7.30pm

Macquarie Towns Arts Society Inc
A Spring Affair 2019
25th to 27th October

Richmond Players Inc
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum
2nd to 23rd November

Self Catering or Engage
a Caterer of your choice

  • Competitive rates for
    all categories
  • Great parking
  • Accessible Friendly
  • Entrances & Facilities

Our Central Location is
two minutes walk to

  • The Park Mall
  • The Market Place
    Shopping Center
  • Richmond Mall
  • Richmond Railway Station
  • and Adjacent to Richmond Park

Weekly Regulars:

  • Performing Arts – Ballet, Tap, Jazz – Wed & Fri
  • Drama – Richmond Players – Mon & Wed
  • Stage to Screen – Wed
  • Craft – Hawkesbury Valley Lapidary Club – Wed, Fri, Sat
  • Pilates – Tues, Wed
  • Zumba – Tues
  • Check out our What’s On page for more information




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