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Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum

17 Tusculum Road, Valley Heights, New South Wales 2777, Australia
+61 2 4751 4638
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Excellent trip into Nostalgia

Entry fee of $15 was more than we had expected having read online that it was $10. But we got a... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
Tannumgirl
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Wow- what an amazing group of passionate Railway Men!

A chance visit yielded a wonderful experience of old trains, the historic preservation of the train... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2016
Nanette T
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
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17 Tusculum Road, Valley Heights, New South Wales 2777, Australia
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Entry fee of $15 was more than we had expected having read online that it was $10. But we got a great trip down memory lane and a ride on the steam train. Allow about 3- 4 hours to see everything. There are picnic facilities....More

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

A chance visit yielded a wonderful experience of old trains, the historic preservation of the train roundhouse area within the museum and a great train trip thrown in - all for $ 15! The passion of a range of volunteers maintains one of 3 130...More

1  Thank Nanette T
Reviewed October 26, 2016

My son is a steam train enthusiast and we naturally went with somewhere where he could ride a train and also have plenty of space to run around and enjoy. The staff were great in the preplanning, made sure that they accommodated us well and...More

1  Thank mekros
Reviewed June 14, 2016

A recent visit to the Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum, was a trip back in time, especially the ride on the old restored steam tram. The staff were very friendly and helpful allowing us to alight the tram at the eastern end of it's...More

Thank GLENN R
Reviewed May 29, 2016

I passed this place on the train. I saw the locomotive outside first. Being a steam nut, I came back the following day as I found out it was going to be open. I came by train. I found a sign on the station giving...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed May 16, 2016

Much more than a siding at Valley Heights so close to the station. Volunteers with special days. Seeing the trains from the train is you pass up & down the Blue Mountain Line. Satisfy curiosity. I spoil myself a couple times a year by seeing...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We arrived at 3.40 pm to find that the museum closed at 4.00 pm. I inquired as to when they were next open and were told every second Sunday of the month opening at 10.00 am until 4.00 pm. Then I was told that if...More

2  Thank HeyJude49
Reviewed April 13, 2016

I took my 4 year old grandson to see the old trains. You can ride the steam train as many times as you like. The trip takes 20 minutes on its own track, along side the commuter line. There are many old trains to explore...More

2  Thank pakhet
Reviewed March 7, 2016

I took my grandsons here in early March and must say it was a great success. The volunteers were very friendly. Lots of old train stuff which one of my grandsons loved. We have visited the model trains in Galston many times and I must...More

2  Thank ddsheywo
Reviewed December 12, 2015

I visited the depot today with my senior mother, adult brother and my 4yo son. We were mainly going for my son's benefit (a huge Thomas and steam train fan) but we all walked away really enthralled that we had visited. Not only were we...More

1  Thank Melinda S
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