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Junee Roundhouse Museum

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Address: Harold Street, Junee, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61269242909

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For Railway Buffs!

Great to have a working roundhouse as part of a musem - very unique! The local enthusiasts have stewardship over half the roundhouse which is on the NSW Heritage list. Half of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
ChrisandGillRussell
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Great to have a working roundhouse as part of a musem - very unique! The local enthusiasts have stewardship over half the roundhouse which is on the NSW Heritage list. Half of the bays service locos for the goods rail network and half has historical locos and carraiges...a local treasure and a "must-see" for any train enthusiasts!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

Going inside the old trains was awesome. I really gained an understanding of how our trains have changed and developed over time. A very interactive museum in this way, kids would enjoy it! We saw how the train roundabout works as well. Definitely worth a visit.

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Canberra
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Great roundhouse with lots of different rolling stock and locomotives. You are able to walk inside most of them too! Be warned its very dusty. Take eye refresh drops and a puffer if needed.

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Melbourne
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

For years, as I travelled on Melbourne-Sydney trains, I saw the Junee Roundhouse as we passed by. It didn’t take long on the Internet to find out that it was still an operating roundhouse, and that it had a museum attached. Railway buff that I am, I instantly put it on my bucket list. It’s taken me years to get... More 

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Maroochydore, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

the guys loved visiting the museum and were fascinated with the operation of it all. Good for young and old, and a unique attraction not only for Junee, but for Australia. It needs to be promoted as historical evidence of our country's past.

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised with this museum. The museum member on duty on Sunday was highly knowledgeable about the roundhouse's history and all the museum exhibits. We were able to climb and enter all of the engines and carriages on show as well as looking at the large amount of railway memorabilia. This is definitely as must for families, with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

So many positives: Being in a smaller country city (Junee) you will not have to deal with crowds. Very well priced. Authentic roundhouse, under cover. You can climb on to every engine and carriage. A small, working model railway. Lots of memorabilia and some of it not too far in the past. A little tricky to find so make sure... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Wonderful glimpse into the past of rail and excellent museum with lots to see, you can enter all the exhibits and get that feeling of long ago, if you love the age of steam it is a must visit if in Junee

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Singleton, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Everything...great history and fun. Staff were informative, hands on attraction. We spend quite a long time looking and enjoying all the attractions from the Diesel engine to old steam train. Young or old would find this lovely museum worth a visit.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Certainly worth visiting for a $6.00 entry fee for adults. It is run by volunteers who are trying to keep this place alive. You can actually sit in the drivers seat of the locomotives or go on the old carriages as a passenger back in time.

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