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Esperance Museum

Closes in 22 min: 13:30 - 16:30
Open today: 13:30 - 16:30
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A Definite Stop in Esperance

A quaint museum run by volunteers. The collection of items in the museum is quite exceptional. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
A Blast From The Past

This museum is located in the Main Street of Esperance and is very easy to find. We nearly didn't... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Terry B
South Yunderup, Australia
via mobile
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Corner James St and Dempster St, Esperance, Western Australia 6450, Australia
+61 90711579
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A quaint museum run by volunteers. The collection of items in the museum is quite exceptional. The debris from the Skylab is very interesting. The staff are very knowledgeable and passionate. They are keen to help with any inquiry and will do their utmost to...More

Thank thurai2016
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This little museum has a lot of stuff, and much of interest. However, it probably needs a bit of an overhaul and sorting out. There doesn't appear to be any kind of system - perhaps there is and I just couldn't work it out. However,...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This museum is located in the Main Street of Esperance and is very easy to find. We nearly didn't go there but, in the end, we were certainly glad we did. It is run by volunteers who do a great job and a small admission...More

1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We went for a visit Easter Sunday. Only had to donate a gold coin to enter into this wonderful museum. It was a lot bigger than we thought with so many wonderful memorabilia of all sorts of things . From military to farm equipment to...More

Thank arwenb1
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We had a short stay in Esperance from a ship. A small museum but full of well presented interesting things with some very creative corners. All cared for by volunteers.

Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Came ashore and we were greeted with maps and friendly information at every turn Especially encouraged to visit the museum and so glad we did it's amazing it is much much bigger than it looks with a full boat train carriage and engine machinery etc...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 23 March 2018

What an amazing place! Something for everyone. It was much larger/more extensive than we expected. We stayed for over 2 hours, and could have stayed longer.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We stopped into Esperance off a cruise ship and opted not to take any of the tours on offer, but to walk around to discover the town. There's not mush to Esperance but the museum certainly would be entitled to jewel-in-the-crown status. Situated in old...More

2  Thank Jim F
Reviewed 2 March 2018

I came here with my husband and 7-year-old daughter during the school holidays and had an awesome time discovering the history of Esperance and the surrounding region. It's jam-packed with loads of displays. We felt like we rushed our visit and we were there for...More

1  Thank ReginaScoop
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This little museum is run by volunteers who have gathered a great collection of memorabilia from around the area. Each piece had a story as to its background and relevance. There’s a large range of everyday things which bring back many memories and information on...More

1  Thank Margaret D
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