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Robe Customs House Museum

Mundy Terrace, Robe, South Australia, Australia
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Plenty of information in the old customs house about Robe in the early days. Ship wrecks , mining... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Hervey Bay, Australia
History before your eyes

A tiny museum packed with fascinating facts and artefacts - but so much to open your eyes to local... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Heather H
Brighton, United Kingdom
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Mundy Terrace, Robe, South Australia, Australia

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Plenty of information in the old customs house about Robe in the early days. Ship wrecks , mining , chinese etc. Free entry

Thank Darrel59230
Reviewed 18 December 2016

A tiny museum packed with fascinating facts and artefacts - but so much to open your eyes to local history. Free entry, donations welcome

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is almost in the middle of the town quite a good place and if you are close to the town, you can walk to it as it is a nice walk and also you can see all the old homes in the Main Street....More

Thank Graeme B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We called in on a walk around Robe and stayed for quite a while perusing what is a most interesting collection. This is certainly worth a visit.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Housed in a gorgeous 1860's restored building at the end of the main Street this collection, overseen by a knowledgeable volunteer, is well worth a visit. We learned a lot about the early settlers from England and China.

Thank mareeread
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Small town of Robe, but has a museum, it's free to visit, attractive and dominant place (original Custom house). Must visit and learned about history of Robe.

Thank mi-kaCCM
Reviewed 6 December 2015

The Customs House is positively minuscule and must have been very cramped when used for its original purpose. The home of a small but informative museum, we found it a fascinating display for about 20 minutes. Robe always seems to be windy and this is,...More

Thank GeorgeEdmonds
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is worth a look for the history of the town. Never knew the Chinese came through Robe to the gold fields. Entrance is free but donation is encouraged. A port town it tells all about the men and woman who braved the seas and...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed 20 May 2015

If your in to history, quite a bit of reading to be done in here, and a few displays. Not a very big place , but worth a visit for a small donation.

Thank marlene h
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

Tiny little museum located next to the wharf. Full of interesting stories and artifacts from Robe's past. Won't take you very long to see everything due to its small size. Congratulations to the person who did the graphic design for the layout etc. Looks great....More

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