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Treasure trove of wonderful history

Having driven past many times we decided to stop in one Sunday. The village is run by a friendly... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Surfers Paradise, Australia
Step back in time

Templin Historical Village is an amazing place to visit. You literally step back in time. The... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2018
Belinda L
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Boonah Fassifern Rd, Templin, Queensland, Australia
5463 1970
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Having driven past many times we decided to stop in one Sunday. The village is run by a friendly group of volunteers who are all clearly passionate about history of the area. We were lucky enough to have one of the volunteers give us a...More

Reviewed 21 March 2018

Templin Historical Village is an amazing place to visit. You literally step back in time. The buildings are all kept in amazing condition. There is so much to see. I spent several hours there with my husband. To see the way people had to live,...More

Thank Belinda L
Reviewed 23 September 2017

There is so much to see here although it doesn't look that much from the outside. Many wonderful old buildings and for Ladies the House of Fashion is a must. There is plenty of old machinery for the menfolk too, a lot of that is...More

Thank Gill W
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took a coach of thirty friends to the Village. All thoroughly enjoyed it especially the new Madame Weigel display. Plenty for the men to enjoy as well.

Thank carolaperry
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Wonderful historical village with a range of old buildings, equipment, machinery and paraphernalia. This property is run by devoted and passionate volunteers. Well worth a visit. Combine with a trip into Kalbar to the Wiss Emporium for a day out.

Thank Ranger43
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We visited the open day held on Sunday 28 May. The village is managed completely by volunteers and boasts an array of buildings and sheds, an early settlers hut and a Telecom phone exchange where you can see how a landline telephone call was connected....More

1  Thank Helen H
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Exploring the Scenic Rim on a Sunday drive and you like to take in the local history, then put Boonah and the Templin Historical Village on your ''must do" list. On this Sunday drive which started in Ipswich travelling along the Ipswich-Boonah road, I stopped...More

Thank brockc761
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We went to the village with a guest from UK. It was a lovely day, perfect for wandering between the buildings. So much to see... The staff are very friendly and helpful. The have some beautiful old dresses etc., in the most beautiful lace, all...More

Thank katejim1
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The Templin Historical Village has much to see. The treadle organs in the church building are in beautiful condition. The Fashion House is fascinating with so many displays. The people who volunteer here are very hospitable and willing to answer questions. The school house has...More

1  Thank Robyn G
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I called in here while I was in the area and thought it would be interesting to see the nostalgia and learn a little about the area. wow the volunteers were awesome and the guided tour with the knowledge that they have was a great...More

1  Thank Corynne J
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