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Glenrowan Blacksmith Shop & Armoury

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No longer open

I was looking forward to taking the kids here last September holidays, but was advised by one of... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Merryn V
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Melbourne, Australia
Step back in time

We paid a couple of dollars and had a little look around and received an informative, interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2015
melloCanberra
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canberra
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13 Jul 2018
“Closed & Sold”
27 Nov 2017
“For sale”
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Siege Street, Glenrowan, Victoria 3675, Australia
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+61 417 317 776
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Walked passed while looking at the rest of the Seige Precinct sites. Frontage looks nice but it’s closed and has been sold - wonder if it’ll reopen with new owners?

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Victoria K
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We didn't go in as there was a sign out front for sale. It's near the police gun fight area across the bridge.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

I was looking forward to taking the kids here last September holidays, but was advised by one of the locals in a museum that the blacksmith has passed away and it is no longer open. Very sad.

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank Merryn V
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We paid a couple of dollars and had a little look around and received an informative, interesting brochure. This attraction is just one of several sites that help get a real feel for what life was like back then in 1860.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank melloCanberra
Reviewed 18 November 2014

The Blacksmith Shop in Glenrowan is not in the "tourist strip" but is definitely part of Glenrowan's history as it is on the actual site of Ned Kelly's capture. The shop has so much to see and Gary the blacksmith is more than happy to...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Glenrowan is Ned Kelly`s last stand before he was captured, arrested and send to court.. Everything around is about Ned Kelly and his gang, a famous Australian criminal that was even portraid in movies.

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Rosario L
Reviewed 13 April 2014

The blacksmith was helpful, informative and friendly. After looking around the shop (it's small but lots of interesting stuff) he pointed us in the direction of other attractions.

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank kateinkew
Reviewed 3 September 2013 via mobile

Interesting visit after discovering the site of Ned Kelly's capture. Well worth turning off the highway on our trip to Melbourne.

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank Robyne1111
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Our visit to the Armoury was the highlight of our trip to Glenrowan. The blacksmith has a great sense of humour and is more than happy to have a chat. He has some hand made replica pieces for sale. His store is over the bridge...More

Date of experience: October 2012
5  Thank Star_Trekers2000
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