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called in to see about cost to museum and looked around the gift shop. Unfortunately didn't take my... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rosemary H
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Adelaide, Australia
Absolutely fantastic

We thoroughly ej Really enjoyed it here, the staff were friendly and helpful and the museum it’s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jandp768
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Bendigo, Australia
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36 Macdonnell St, Naracoorte, South Australia 5271, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

called in to see about cost to museum and looked around the gift shop. Unfortunately didn't take my purse and didn't have time to return. The carved animals caught my eye and the fact they were carved by a blind person they were remarkable. Lots...More

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly ej Really enjoyed it here, the staff were friendly and helpful and the museum it’s self fantastic. Beautifully done, so well presented and maintained. Very impressive. Lots to see with clear written explanations. Great seeing history preserved so well. Loved it. Well done....More

Thank jandp768
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Small from the outside but the Sheep's Back Museum has a lot to see inside. Equipment and re-created interiors related to sheep industry and rural life are displayed over two levels inside the museum as well as information about the geology of the area. There...More

Thank BoxaFreek
Reviewed 11 June 2018

With friends passing through, found the visitor centre & asked for help with finding a certain shop. Lady started rattling off all sorts of confusing directions.... we ended up having to ask for a map sorry we're not local... Couldn't get out of there fast...More

Thank Roadtripfriends
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is an excellent Museum - extremely well laid out in a good progression and with a lot of information - in fact there is almost too much information unless you have a good deal of time to spend there. Perhaps a rainy day?

Thank Barbara3835
Reviewed 21 April 2018

An interesting museum , wool industry, settlement, farming and natural history . There is a gift shop with a wide range of souvineers, I purchased sheepskin coathangers for $5,there were also smocked baby cliothes for sale $30 - $35.

1  Thank Helen M
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Wow. Automated sheering. This is a must see. Ok....it didn't take off, but $10m for a pair of socks! This is a fun and informative way to spend an hour or so. Well worth a visit.

1  Thank APP007
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The staff are cheery, friendly and helpful. The gift store is amazing - full of knitted goods, sauces, chutneys as well as souvenirs and other knick-knacks. The adjoining museum is very interesting!

1  Thank Cristina W
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here at the information centre to get info on the area, the caves, places to eat, see etc. The staff were amazing and friendly and given it was such a warm day and check in was a few hours away, she kept some...More

Thank mazzma77
Reviewed 23 December 2017

A "must go to" place in Naracoorte. Friendly, helpful staff for the tourist and a great gift shop stocked with a variety of locally made items and souvenirs at very reasonable prices. "The Sheep's Back Wool Museum" is excellent and we spent several hours looking...More

1  Thank Kartigi
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