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A gem

An amazing place absolutely bursting with history, need to spend a couple of days to fully see... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Rosaleen S

Set aside enough time to check out all the exhibits in this museum. No animated, interactive light... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
RSD 1951 Koppio Road | Koppio, Port Lincoln, South Australia 5606, Australia
+61 8 8684 4243
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

An amazing place absolutely bursting with history, need to spend a couple of days to fully see everything

Thank Rosaleen S
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Set aside enough time to check out all the exhibits in this museum. No animated, interactive light shows here! Just well organised and displayed amazing collections especially the enormous barbed wire collection (who would have thought that could be interesting!), the incredible collection of everything...More

Thank Kartigi
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

For $10 there is plenty to see. From family Knick nacks to farm machinery. Well laid out. Huge collection of tractors. A real blokey museum.

Thank Fleddy1
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Koppio Museum is truly fantastic location to revisit a gone by era. The collection of antiques are abundant and displayed beautifully. I loved the rooms that have been recreated to reflect a past living style as well as costumes of that era. There is a...More

Thank Charmaine M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

What a great museum the organisers should be proud Several stand alone exhibits , I liked the extensive barb wire collection, the early school room ,the early machinery from the area plus many more well worth a visit

Thank 754lindsay777
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This is worth the drive, roads were pretty good too, for gravel roads. Take cash and your basic lunch as mobile reception is pretty non-existent. Drinks and ice creams are available for sale, coffee and tea ditto. Great picnic area under shade with tractors the...More

Thank JoannaW1459
Reviewed 2 January 2018

It was good to look at the history of the area we visited and to learn about what they did. The part I enjoyed the most was looking at how they used to print newspapers and the old types of typewriters they first started out...More

Thank dally_br09
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A wonderful and well set out museum. Who knew there was so much barbed wire? The collection is world regarded. The pioneer homes and the old machinery make the overall display very informative. I agree with other reviwers, bring your own refreshments and there is...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Who would believe there could be so many different types of barbed wire? Spent a couple of hours here, but suggest you bring your own refreshments.

Thank afbizzai
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was well worth the drive up from Port Lincoln. A well organized display of items from yesteryear, such as horse pulled carts and vintage farm machinery' as well as a display of every type of barbed wire ever used and when we entered the...More

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