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Portland Powerhouse Motor and Car Museum

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Lovely museum which a well loved collection

This is a club house for the local car collectors and the museum has wonderful local car well... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
John E
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Australia
motoring heaven

Great little motor museum. Freindly staff and excellent range of vehicles and memorabilia.well... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
666Neil88
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Drysdale, Australia
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“vintage”(4 reviews)
“pumps”(2 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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corner Glenelg Street and Percy Street, Portland, Victoria 3305, Australia
+61 3 5523 5795
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a club house for the local car collectors and the museum has wonderful local car well presented. Not all the cars are Concourse but none the less their stories are interesting and the facility will keep and enthusiast interested with all the information...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Great little motor museum. Freindly staff and excellent range of vehicles and memorabilia.well worth a look

Thank 666Neil88
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This is a very interesting collection run by a very friendly and informative car club and one of the highlights of a two day stay by a large car tour.

Thank MaxineEmily
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Not big but contains some interesting items including a former large power station engine, cars range from vintage to classic. Included auto tools and equipment

Thank Norm D
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I visited here for the first time last week and I must admit I should have visited sooner. The museum is small and well stocked with motoring and engineering memorabilia including garage signs and pumps, fuel and oil cans and both full sized vehicles from...More

Thank Eddie2891951
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. We checked the opening time, which was advertised as 10am, and we arrived at 10:15 to find it was close, and phone number went to message bank. We ( a party of 8 visitors to the region ) then went to the information...More

Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 2 April 2017

When we visited the Powerhouse Museum this morning we were impressed by the array of vintage cars on display in addition to other items, including a tram, a penny farthing and a butcher’s delivery bicycle. There were also petrol pumps, engines and numerous small accessories....More

Thank s3aview
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very good car museum run by the Portland Vintage & Classic Car Club. The person on the door was only too pleased to open up anything on the car for us to look at and start a static engine to see it start and run....More

1  Thank Tim W
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Despite it being the time to close, we discovered the staff allowed us a bit longer -which was nice. they would likely be volunteers and were grateful as they could have asked us to leave...but didn't say a word. We expected to go through and...More

Thank Sloene
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Visited the museum with my wife and kids. Kids were entertained by all the trains, tractors, motorcycles, and cars inside. Wife was not overly impressed but she isn't into automotive history. I felt the collection was quite comprehensive, and enjoyed the exhibits. Cost was $20...More

1  Thank Jason D
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