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A perspective on history!

It's informative to reflect on what constitutes history! This little museum is full of bits and... read more

Reviewed January 28, 2018
patinhongkong
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hong kong
A small hidden treasure with more to it than first expected.

With free carparking outside the door, it's easy to get to this small but well stocked local... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2017
BelC0001
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Sydney, Australia
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Jan 28, 2018
“A perspective on history!”
May 12, 2017
“Quaint - but a fire hazard”
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Reviewed January 28, 2018

It's informative to reflect on what constitutes history! This little museum is full of bits and pieces similar to many I remember being used, either by my grandparents or even in offices when I first started work in the '60s. In other words, don't expect...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank patinhongkong
Reviewed May 12, 2017

This little place is a hidden treasure - it only seems to be open occasionally. It is crammed full of interesting stuff. The part that was shocking to us is that all this valuable stuff is kept in an old timber building with bar heaters...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

With free carparking outside the door, it's easy to get to this small but well stocked local history museum. The museum attendant was very easy to talk to and a font of local historical knowledge. The place is full of old colonial furniture and fittings,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank BelC0001
Reviewed February 5, 2017

This is really interesting and the staff are friendly and enthusiastic with great genuinely earnt and lived local knowledge. Spent twice as long here as we thought we would.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank KMBH01
Reviewed May 10, 2015

Gave a very interesting history into the region. Lots of very nice antiques. If you get a chance to visit do.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Chrisbiglove
Reviewed January 25, 2015

Quaint and interesting and full of brick-a-brac. Do try and visi. Hope somebody puts time and effort into making this the town jewel it could be

Date of experience: January 2015
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