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Golden Memories Musem

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The museum has a variety of everyday living, schooling, war and farm machinery on display. The... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Viola O
Maitland, Australia

Best country museum I've seen anywhere! Incredibly extensive array of farming machinery and local... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Lee P
Jamisontown, Australia
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37 Park St, Millthorpe, New South Wales 2798, Australia
+61 2 6366 3980
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

The museum has a variety of everyday living, schooling, war and farm machinery on display. The information provided with items was very interesting. Great way to spend a couple of hours learning about the past. There were many different buildings concentrating on different things ie....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Viola O
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Golden Memories Museum is well worth a visit, however long or short, for fascinating insights into the history of the National Trust-listed town of Millthorpe and surrounds. Unlike most historical museums, the house interior reconstructions and technological machinery and vehicle displays are uncluttered and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Best country museum I've seen anywhere! Incredibly extensive array of farming machinery and local history.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lee P
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We dropped in on Monday in school holidays, and in fairness we nearly walked past. $20 for five of us as a family and the money goes to the museum, and staffed by very knowledgeable volunteers. It is without doubt one of the best Australiana...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Millthorpe's Golden Memories Museum contains an extraordinary collection dating from the earliest days of Millthorpe in 1867. It is yet another reason to visit this vibrant village which prides itself in doing 'heritage with style'. Spread across around 7 exhibition buildings the museum includes items...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We saw this and decided to call in. Fantastic Museum. All run by volunteers. The Family Research area is first class for a country museum and there is so much local family history here. The exhibits are well designed and well set out with lots...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Steve G
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

A little gem of the West near Orange that enables you to take a step back in time. Not just with this great museum which is a tribute to the working land and it's people but to the country itself and the associated inventions as...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great for family research. Very helpful staff. Need plenty of time to see everything. Lunch can be arranged for groups

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The volunteers here are wonderful, friendly and full of information. The displays are interesting and well displayed. There is an old kitchen and lounge room re creation which was fascinating. The wall of Australian inventions is informative and amazing. Loved the old school room and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Xena100bc
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We spent a wonderful few hours pottering around the Golden Memories Museum. The volunteers are friendly folk and very knowledgeable. Do not miss this.

Date of experience: December 2016
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