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Classy Museum out bush!

Was so surprised to find this beautiful old store and it’s collections of hand crocheted outfits... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hilly2017
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Brisbane, Australia
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Greg

This is a wonderful preserved example of a store from the past manned by a lovely lady volunteer... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
Greg J
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U 63 65 Mirrool St, Coolamon, New South Wales 2701, Australia
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+61 2 6927 2154
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was so surprised to find this beautiful old store and it’s collections of hand crocheted outfits and farming equipment. It was all so well presented and you could see the obvious pride this tiny community and the council have in their town, Coolamon. We found...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful preserved example of a store from the past manned by a lovely lady volunteer who knows her facts and a good display of items from our farming past. And a great RSL display.

Thank Greg J
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

A view of how things happened in the old days. Great illustrations of how so much of what is now taken for granted was managed in the past.

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit. Entry is free. In the store you can see an old money collection trolley system still in operation. It was amazing

Thank ellisonk54
Reviewed 21 December 2017

With entry a donation this museum set in an old 1909 shop is well worth some time. it has a collection of farm equipment and horse and buggies but the entrance room has a fantastic example of a Ball Style Cash Railway system where money...More

Thank Dugg62
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

A must do. Doesn't cost and you will be amazed. There is a bunch of men's stuff out the back, tools , buggys, The model farm machinery was a hoot. Some people have so much talent and patience. We then went to coffee at the...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We loved visiting this place and seeing and having explained how money was dealt with. The crochet room and display was wonderful as was the boot room. It's worth spending some time in here to see how life was a century ago

Thank Robmary765
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We found this a really interesting visit. The history is well set out and everything is genuine. A step back in time

Thank a l
Reviewed 2 October 2017

thank you to community of Coolamon and the Shire Council for this wonderful step back in time - very well presented. worth spending time here and learning about the history of the town and this store, would have loved to shop there!

Thank JayBob09
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We were staying with friends who suggested that we stop in Coolamon. We looked around and it looked like any other country town, though very tidy!!! On the corner was this fabulous store. It is a volunteer run museum, where the fittings and fixtures are...More

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