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“Fascinating place!”

East Coast Heritage Museum
Ranked #6 of 6 things to do in Swansea
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Margate, Tasmania, Australia
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64 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Fascinating place!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2014

This Museum was really interesting and had heaps of well written information signs. The little school house section was interesting also. The Curator who was there was full of anecdotes about the area so we stayed for ages talking to her. I would highly recommend a visit to this lovely little heritage museum.

Visited April 2014
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English first
Launceston, Australia
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53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“very interesting”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2014

Well done Mrs Ferris . you have created a wonderful museum -very interesting . I would like to see more about the history of Swansea although the artifacts about the wars was well done too..
Loved looking at the old school room and the equipment they had to use - slates and dip pens.

Visited April 2014
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Blue Mountains National Park, Australia
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43 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Well worth a look”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2014

An unexpected professionalism in terms of the presentation of the visuals and information. Obviously some caring and competent people have contributed time and effort. Many of these facilities seem to club you into submission with lack of theme and thoughtless presentation of endless material, not so here. You walk out with some grounding on the events and main characters of early settlement and development. Don't expect a full history and social lesson, just take the snapshot on offer. Staff were welcoming and helpful.

Visited March 2014
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