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Mayes Cottage Museum

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Must do if in the Logan Area

Mayes Cottage Museum is free to enter and is run by volunteers and the Logan City Council. There is... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2018
Brisbane, Australia
From the early Logan/Brisbane time period

Love this place! My girlfriend and I visited on Thursday last week - great reminder of townhouses... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Brisbane, Australia
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5 Jan 2018
“Must do if in the Logan Area”
9 Apr 2017
“From the early Logan/Brisbane time period”
Mayes Cottage is a reminder of Queensland's pioneering age; it is almost exactly as it was when it was built over a hundred years ago, in 1887. This house, and what remains of the slab hut that stands outside, are the originals. For visitors, this...more
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20 Mawarra St, Kingston, Logan City, Queensland 4114, Australia
+61 7 3412 4147
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Mayes Cottage Museum is free to enter and is run by volunteers and the Logan City Council. There is plenty of parking. This museum is small but full of different things to see and read. If you have the time take go on a tour...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Love this place! My girlfriend and I visited on Thursday last week - great reminder of townhouses and rural farms of days gone by, nestled away from the busyness of the traffic out on Kingston Rd in quiet but built up residential area. Incredible how...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

This is an adorable little cottage that gives visitors a glimpse of times gone by. My kids loved looking at all the items and chatting about what each did. Worth a visit.

Thank KHillery
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I haven't been here in a long time, but when I drove up, I found the place was very quiet. This is because it's only open two days a week - Thursdays and Fridays - due to the council unable to find volunteers to work...More

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Logan city council uses this local historical attraction as a venue to put on entertainment events which add a historical flavour. There you will find local talent and various stalls with arts and crafts.They even had ladies dressed in old English costume drawing wool on...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2015

I visited Mayes Cottage with my wife on Thursday 11th June 2015, and we enjoyed every moment of our enlightening guided tour which lasted well over an hour. Mayes Cottage is a charming museum and a monument to the pioneering spirit of the early settlers...More

Thank pragasam
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Such a cute little old house, so much old stuff to see in the house that has been perfectly restored / maintained. Lots of info on local history there too

Thank LisaQuain
Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

Mayes cottage tells it all. Come here to see the lifestyle of people of the past. Rich culture and values, simplicity in it's best, affluent yet very humble lifestyle these people lived.

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