Blue Mountains experiences and attractions
Muru Mittigar Aboriginal Cultural and Education Centre
Muru Mittigar Aboriginal Cultural Centre tells the story of the Darug people, the traditional owners of the area. Muru Mittigar has a cultural museum showing Aboriginal history and a retail Art Centre featuring fine arts and crafts by Aboriginal artists. The centre offers nature walks showing native plants traditionally used by Aboriginal people for medicinal, food or material resources. Visitors can learn about local tribal areas, the diversity of Aboriginal culture and the local Darug tribe. The cultural centre offers the opportunity to view Aboriginal art and many traditional artefacts, including observing in-house artists painting, making didgeridoos and weapons.