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Yankalilla District Historical Museum

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Visit this place..it’s brilliant.

In every local museum you visit you always pick up a small part of something that is unique to its... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Alstonville, Australia
via mobile
great museum

fantastic historical museum that will make you appreciate the wonderful local history of this... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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28 May 2018
“Visit this place..it’s brilliant.”
16 Feb 2017
“great museum ”
One of the most diverse and extensive collections of memorabilia relating to early country life in South Australia.
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163 Main South Road, Yankalilla, South Australia 5203, Australia
+61 8 8558 0240
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

In every local museum you visit you always pick up a small part of something that is unique to its location. What is interesting is that Yankalilla has a place in Australian Space Observation history that Is truely outstanding.. It’s a museum with a anundant...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

fantastic historical museum that will make you appreciate the wonderful local history of this pretty area. also gives you lots of ideas on where else to visit. very well done musuem

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Fleurieu C, Manager at Yankalilla District Historical Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 25 April 2016

Went there to find info on my family who settled there in 1840's. Great little museum with lots of displays and info. Self guided but easy to navigate.

Thank Joanne T
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Great place to kill an hour or so. Great dislpays and lots of historical information. Visited a couple of times.

Thank 66blade
Reviewed 3 November 2015

This place doesn't look much from the outside, but it has a huge museum range. It is very clean and reasonably priced especially for families. We had a lovely afternoon walking in yesteryear and the kids learnt a lot as well. They were amazed at...More

Thank 526michellem
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Fantastic Museum. Well worth the visit, especially as it is so cheap to visit. Gives a good look at the early years of this area. Well laid out and easy to access.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Please visit when in the Yankalilla / Normanville area, it is so worth spending an hour or two here. Well done to the local historical society, and the Visitor Information Centre for having it open on a daily basis.

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 24 March 2015

This museum is well set up with individual areas (church, farm barns, rooms as in a house, etc) and well maintained. Entry fee is small, there is a comprehensive range of local souvenirs at reasonable prices, and the staff are well-groomed, efficient and pleasant.There is...More

Thank diz043
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Lots to see, good value foe money, authentic displays. Take you camera as they have a re-constructed cottage from the 1860's even a relocated church Leave a good few hours to visit. Run by local historians.

1  Thank Jodie S
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Great purpose built centre which is manned with friendly volunteers that are passionate about the area. If we didn't stop here we would have not known about all the great things we could see and do in the area.

1  Thank Lovlocal
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