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Preserving local people's lives!

This is an extremely well organised history of local individuals.All the locals are computerised... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Harold L
Beaumont, Australia
Comprehensive collection

We spent time just talking to Pat the volunteer about the collection and reminiscing about the... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2017
Trevor H
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Oct 22, 2017
“Preserving local people's lives!”
Jul 3, 2017
“Comprehensive collection”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Cnr Lipson Road and West Terrace, Tumby Bay, South Australia 5605, Australia
+61 8 8688 4210
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Reviewed October 22, 2017

This is an extremely well organised history of local individuals.All the locals are computerised, and they can let you know everywhere they feature in the museum. It is fascinating to research local friends so quickly, and especially as the dedicated few who man this facility...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Harold L
Reviewed July 3, 2017

We spent time just talking to Pat the volunteer about the collection and reminiscing about the olden days before wandering through the museum. It contains a very comprehensive collection of household implements, old phones radios etc as well as local history archives. The room set...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Trevor H
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Wonderfully laid out, comprehensive collection of goodies, & a bonus room set up as it would have been many years ago.. Pat was volunteering the day I went, & was an incredible asset & invaluable source of information, having lived in the area all her...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 25, 2016

Huge collection of local history memorabilia , documents and photographs. Really good for researching any family history in the Tumby Bay district and the volunteers are very helpful and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Dion L
Reviewed January 5, 2016

have lots nick nacks from time gone by to look at,just drop in pay small fee for up keep and I'm sure every one will enjoy there visit.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank mervy2014
Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

If you go to Tumby Bay don't leave without visiting this fine museum. So many interesting items, records and photos from the past. Pat is so helpful and lovely too. How refreshing to visit a museum where they encourage you to touch things. Pat encouraged...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank David H
Reviewed October 1, 2015

I was totally amazed at how comprehensive the history was in this museum. If you have descendants from the area, it is the best place to start looking for you family history.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Kylee T
Reviewed July 8, 2015

This Museum is absolutely amazing for the size of the town. Run by knowledgeable local volunteers. You could spend all day here. Everything is beautifully displayed. The range of items is incredible something for everyone to read or look at.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Kathryn R
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