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Stanley Discovery Museum

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excellent museum

full of interesting photos and objects. They run a quick film of stanley as well. There is so much... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2019
lorrainefaye
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Hobart, Australia
So interesting!

We went here with two other couples whilst on holiday. Very interesting, and so nice to learn a bit... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
VarleyVan
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Devonport, Australia
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Mar 22, 2019
“excellent museum”
Mar 19, 2019
“So interesting!”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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37 Church St, Stanley, Tasmania 7331, Australia
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+61 3 6458 2091
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

full of interesting photos and objects. They run a quick film of stanley as well. There is so much history being told through the photos and books to look up family names of the area

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank lorrainefaye
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

We went here with two other couples whilst on holiday. Very interesting, and so nice to learn a bit about the local history. Sad to read about the over fishing. The gentleman who was volunteering there was soooo lovely, and happy to chat and answer...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank VarleyVan
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

We visited the Stanley Discovery Museum to find a wealth of information regarding the region & history of Stanley. There are various displays & memorabilia regarding the development of Stanley which we found interesting. The museum is housed in a cute weatherboard Hall which was...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

For the three dollar entry fee this is a delightful collection of old artefacts with lots of back ground information on the Van Diemen's Land company which settled the area. A couple of DVD's can be played to give structured information and are also available...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Frequenttravello
Reviewed April 19, 2018

Stanley has so many wonderful restored buildings, cafes, restaurants and of course The Nut. However you will not discover the fascinating history of the town, its joys and its tragedies, unless you visit the Stanley Discovery Museum. Staffed by a passionate group of volunteers, you...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LeeMcKerracher
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