The Turncocks Residence, now the Museum. Old Fire Station and Geyer Cottage in Napier Street St.Arnaud are part of the Old Civic Heritage Precinct which is an important legacy of the development between the 1850's and the early 1900's that helped establish St.Arnaud as a prosperous township. The aim of the Historical Society is to continue to foster historical interest and knowledge including natural history, collection and preservation of historical items, compile historical records of the people and district while providing secure storage for historical items and data.