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Walk A Country Mile Museum

Cnr Peel and Murray St, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
02 6767 5300
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Ranked #6 of 12 Attractions in Tamworth
Type: Museums
Most recent review
- Aug 5, 2014
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Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Staffed by volunteers. An excellent array into country music. You will learn alot about country music as it compliments the Golden Guitar.

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Called in to get brochures at visitors centre,and found this very informative display,showing the history of country music.Plenty of interactive displays and photos,well worth the small entry fee.

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Tamworth, Australia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
47 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This place is no doubt one of Tamworth's more establish exhibitions on country music, this awesome collection has moving footage, photographs, detailed stories about Tamworth's historical connection to the local country music and other write ups on all the leading stars. Worth a look no regrads

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Gunnedah, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This was just a fabulous step back in time. My Aunty is actually featured in the Museum and it was so nice seeing her costumes and reading about things I wasn't around for!

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Townsville, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This was an excellent display and very interesting to Country Music Fans (my husband) and those who are just interested in music and the history of Country Music in Australia (me). Thoroughly enjoyed this museum.

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Longreach
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160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

This is in the back of the Visitor Information Centre building which is shaped like a guitar. The ladies in the VIC were very helpful and knowledgeable on the area. The Museum follows the history of country music in Australia and has a lot of old pieces. Well worth the small fee to get in.

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Adelaide, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

very good but some of the video displays have been reduced compared to last time we visited. Good value for money with reduced rates for seniors

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Found this very interesting and full of great information from the birth of country music in Australia to the present day. Everything is very well laid out and you can easily spend a few hours engrossed in all things country.

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Melbourne
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Attached to a small information center, at which I found the staff rather unhelpful and unknowledgeable, is the Walk A Country Mile Museum. There is plenty of car parking in the adjacent fast food restaurant car park, or out the back of the complex for longer vehicles and caravans. The museum itself focuses on Australian country music and some of... More

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Shellharbour
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

Attached to the tourist information centre, this museum is interesting and interactive. It is stocked with memorabilia that will interest country music and non country music fans alike.

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