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Address: 37 Park St, Millthorpe, New South Wales 2798, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6366 3980
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A wonderful showcase of Australian history lovingly preserved by a caring community

The 1st place we came to when we drove into Millthorpe from Orange. Don't miss it! and show your children! Lovely touches like local sculptures made from farm parts. There is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 October 2016
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The 1st place we came to when we drove into Millthorpe from Orange. Don't miss it! and show your children! Lovely touches like local sculptures made from farm parts. There is something for everyone as you wander around the pavilions and displays. You can also buy something made by local crafts people. A big surprise is the Australian invention display... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

It was a cold wet Saturday when we visited with other family members. We were made welcome by the people looking after the place. My grandparents farmed at Millthorpe and there are photographs of my family. Worth a visit

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Thank John5518
Daintree, Australia
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75 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

This is a truly amazing museum. So much time has been spent collating and documenting everything, from photos to farm machinery. The museum is special as it has working machinery on display, with touch button technology. As stated here in other comments it is a great credit to the volunteers who are friendly and helpful. Would thoroughly recommend.

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Kiama, Australia
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19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

The is not your usual museum, it is the best collection of items from the last 100 years or so of Australian country life, including Australian inventions, farm equipment, carriages, furniture, clothing and so much more. A must see when in Millthorpe.

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Glenview
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Very helpful staff, amazing set up with interesting local history on display including agricultural. We spent a few hours and found some information on our own family!

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Thank Mary T
Newcastle NSW
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

This extensive community museum is a credit to all the volunteers who must contribute to keeping displays looking well organised, well presented and clean. If you're into industrial and domestic memorabilia as I am this is a marvellous treasure trove. Other reviewers have spoken of the joys of revisiting things known from the past - the collections are an excellent... More 

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Thank gccrawford
Canberra, Australia
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Well presented historical display that begs several days be spent looking through all the historical treasures from early agricultural machinery to a time line display of Australian inventions.

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Thank Ken F
Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

This was a real treasure trove of a museum. You could spend hours here. Helpful volunteers to answer your questions.

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Thank paul542013
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108 reviews
52 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

A good selection of memorabilia showing with clarity times of days gone past. Entrance is $8 per adult. At the time of visiting there was a working display of old time black smithing

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Thank Mike P
Blayney, Australia
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74 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Located in the quaint village of Millthorpe you will be delighted with the extensive displays of items from the pioneering and gold era ranging from original prospector tools to pioneering holdhold items plus much in the way of farm machinery from days gone. Millthorpe is an easy drive off both the Mitchell and Mid Western Highways. The museum is run... More 

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