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Address: Skidmore Street, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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This is a great site showing early history at its well preserved best. The surrounding area provides easy access to this historic site with an easy 80m walk from the car park

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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Wodonga, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Intriguing building, worth a look.not hard to locate with a couple other interests within walking distance.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The is some detailed history but not a lot really to see. It was an interesting drive getting there.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is a great site showing early history at its well preserved best. The surrounding area provides easy access to this historic site with an easy 80m walk from the car park

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Nowra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The Powder Magazine is located at the end of Camp Street, a short drive from town. It was restored by the National Trust after having fallen into ruin. While it can be viewed from the outside, to inspect the inside, you have to get a Golden Ticket swipe card from the tourist info centre in town, which isn't terribly convenient... More 

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Traralgon, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We went for a scenic drive and stopped at this. From the outside it looks great..and the drive to get there is lovely...but you have to book in town. It was a little disappointing that there was no way during holiday season to access this...other than returning to town along a one way track. Fortunately the drive was lovely.

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Shepparton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Although we didn't purchase a Golden Ticket to get in, we had fun exploring around the area....maybe next time we'll have to get a ticket!

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Didn't get to go in as we were walking the Gorge track and stopped off only to find out we needed a code to get in and there were no staff.

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Melbourne, Australia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
47 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We have visited several times before but this was the first time we had seen it since the upgrade. You now stand in the darkened room as spotlights go on and off, illuminating items on display, with a great recorded commentary. Fascinating old building, sure to be a hit with kids as well as adults.

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Tamworth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Well preserved and demonstrated.Best if you get the gold card and can go inside the magazine. A part of the beautiful gorge area.a must see in Beechworth.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I visited the Powder Museum and Gorge for the first time in August. The Powder Museum is a substantial building and the brickwork is superb. Wish my brickie was as good.

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Address: Address: Skidmore Street, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Beechworth

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