BELGIQUE - Red Star Line Museum Book your ticket Would you like to visit the museum during the weekend? Reservations are required.Tip: Visit the museum in the off-peak hours on weekdays between 12 am and 1.30 pm Address Red Star Line Museum MuseumMontevideostraat 32000 AntwerpBelgiumtel. +32 3 298 27 email@example.com Opening hours Tuesday - Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed on Mondays, January 1, May 1, Assumption, November 1 and December 25. Time frames In order to ensure an optimal experience, no more than 90 visitors are allowed in the museum per 30 minutes. Tickets Adults (26 - 65 years) Senior citizens (+65 years)Groups of 12 or more visitors. Free Children (-12 years) School groups with escortCity guides Attendants of people with a handicap Annual ticket holders: Antwerp City Card, ICOM, Friends of Antwerp Museums, teacher ID issued by Klasse, A card Omnio, Antwerp residents with an A card, press ID cardLast Wednesday of the month Reservations Accessibility Location
Présentation de la FNASAT 1840 – 1900 | Australia's migration history timeline | NSW Migration Heritage Centre Circular Quay, Charles Percy Pickering, 1871. Courtesy State Library of New South Wales By 1869, there were six colonies in Australia – New South Wales, Tasmania, Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and Queensland – all settled by British people. These separate colonies all had their own governors, parliaments and systems of government reporting to Britain. As the interior was explored and mapped, squatters and free settlers followed and Aboriginal people were pushed from their homelands. The discovery of gold sent a shock wave through Colonial Australia. Chinese in Lambing Flat riots, December, 1860. Chinamen at work on the gold fields. Immigrant ships brought thousands of people keen to try their luck at the diggings. The Chinese diggers moved from goldfield to goldfield within New South Wales and across the border. Samuel Sweet, Overland telegraph party, J.A.G. Colonial governments sought to free up more land for all these people.
ITALIE - Museo Regionale dell'Emigrazione Pietro Conti Hadopi-data Everyday life In 19th century Melbourne free land was scarce, housing was a problem, and when times got tough, people turned to alcohol. Those who watched the city grow tell the story of how the streets were named, when the first brewery appeared, and how a woman got by in a man's world. The witty observations of an Irish journalist tell the real story of life in Port Phillip. Hard times and economic woes made the lure of alcohol all too tempting for Melbourne's common folk. After some initial problems, Melbourne's city grid became an iconic feature of a rapidly growing town. Melbourne's population in the 1800s reflected the city's growth as a bustling metropolis. Melbourne's city street names link directly to the story of colonial life in Port Phillip. Almost since their arrival, settlers had felt strongly that Port Phillip deserved to be a separate colony. Female convicts and free settlers were a small but important part of Port Phillip's development.
NORVEGE - Det norske Utvandrersenteret The Norwegian Emigration Center: Does genealogy work for all of NorwayGives you tips on internet - sourcesArranges genealogy - coursesActs as a contact liason between families in Norway and the USA RES - Réseau Environnement Santé ~ GOLD ~ The gold rush transformed a former convict colony into a first choice destination for free emigrants. Europeans, North Americans, South Americans, Indians, Chinese and Africans were among the thousands who answered the call of Australian gold. As an experiment in multiculturalism however, the gold fields were a failure. Fear and hatred of the Chinese miners led to violence and eventually, legislation to restrict their numbers. The immigration rush Hundreds and thousands of hopeful diggers rushed to Australia and transformed the population. Multicultural gold fields Diggers from all over the world created Australia’s first truly culturally diverse society on the gold fields. The New Gold Mountain Thousands of Chinese headed to Australia in search of fortune. Fear of the Chinese More than any other cultural group, the Chinese were singled out and despised on the gold fields. Stereotyping the Chinese Racist stereotypes fuelled the European diggers' sense of superiority.
PORTUGAL - Museu das Migrações e das Comunidades