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Lara Heritage and Historical Museum

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Reminiscent!

Loved our visit here. Well worth the $3 entry fee. A generous gesture from Mr Bisinella and his... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Debby876
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Werribee, Australia
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Nice well kept museum

Lovely well kept gardens, nice friendly staff. Entry cost $3. Well presented exhibits inside house... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
lynn123456789
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australia
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29 Oct 2017
“Reminiscent!”
18 May 2017
“Nice well kept museum”
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Forest Rd, Lara, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria 3212, Australia
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Loved our visit here. Well worth the $3 entry fee. A generous gesture from Mr Bisinella and his family to donate the building to the Lara Heritage and Historical Museum to house local memorabilia and artefacts. The building really highlights Australian history and provides lots...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Debby876
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Lovely well kept gardens, nice friendly staff. Entry cost $3. Well presented exhibits inside house, garden and outhouses also. Feel costing should be about $2. Could be more written information available to make visit a bit longer.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank lynn123456789
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This museum is worth a visit just for beautiful original buildings which have been magnificently restored by the local Bissinella family. The displays are a great representation of small town Lara which is quickly disappearing. All the original families are shown via old photographs and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Alida J
Reviewed 27 February 2016

It was amazing what history can be found and the people that make it. This Lara museum I have been a couple of time now and it is growing with local history,to look at lara now to what it used to be this is a...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Great place that has been restored by a local builder, who puts back into the community. Step back in time and take in some history.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Geoff F
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

Friendly staff who helped me with the history of my own house in Lara. Extremely knowledgeable of Lara history Great coffee. Very clean

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Zac S
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Good museum and historical information centre which was recently lovingly restored by Lino Bisinella who champions the district. Run by volunteers it is open to the public on Wednesdays and Sundays from 11:00 to 16:00.

Date of experience: February 2015
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