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Australian Railway Monument and Rail Journeys Museum

Railway Parade | Werris Creek, Tamworth, New South Wales 2341, Australia
+61 2 6768 7929
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It is a very interesting memorial we came to show our daughter because my grandfather was killed... read more

Reviewed today
Pam M
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Kempsey, Australia
Just love the history..

This was a train stop for me, and so those travelling by road would need to know that it is around... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Copthat1
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Sydney, Australia
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Railway Parade | Werris Creek, Tamworth, New South Wales 2341, Australia
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Reviewed today

It is a very interesting memorial we came to show our daughter because my grandfather was killed working on the railway so his name is on the memorial board

Thank Pam M
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This was a train stop for me, and so those travelling by road would need to know that it is around 45km's south of Tamworth, and situate in Werris Creek (Werris Creek Station). I wasn't here for long but whilst there a short history lesson...More

Thank Copthat1
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Very informative and enlightening. The volunteers are wonderful.derful full of local knowledge. The memorabilia is well preserved and just wonderful well worth the visit.

1  Thank Kathy G
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

I intended to go from Tamworth to Gunnedah but decided to go through Werris Creek. I came across the railway station and the museum. Being from Canada it was fascinating to see the comparisons of trains in Australia to the rail system in NSW. Both...More

1  Thank Terry F
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Firstly, the location is somewhat confusing as it's listed here as an attraction in Tamworth, however it's situated in Werris Creek which is 45km outside of Tamworth (approximately a 40min drive). Having said that though, it is definitely worth the time and the distance to...More

Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

On advice from a friend we popped in to this museum for a quick visit ha ha - we spent hours there. The museum itself is fascinating but more so are the volunteers who love to have a chat and have so much knowledge to...More

2  Thank 7,534
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Thank you all so much the volunteers of this fantastic display. The wall of remembrance is great, thank you. It really brings home to you the effect that OH&S training and policing has assisted in saving lives.

1  Thank Norm D
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

About a 40 minute drive south of Tamworth but definitely make the effort f you are visiting the area. The museum is located within the Werris Creek railway station which is a fully operation station on the junction of the Sydney to Moree and Tamworth...More

1  Thank David S
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Well worth the drive, about 40 minutes outside of Tamworth, very interesting museum , and interesting to see how hard people had to work in those days. Also has model railway not operational when there.

1  Thank Craig W
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

Located at the Werris Creek Railway Station, the rail museum is a great stop off for families or anyone with a keen interest in trains. Staffed by volunteers who are friendly and keen to share their knowledge. Gold coin donation appreciated. Supervision of young children...More

1  Thank Rachel W
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Francis M
28 January 2018|
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Response from Craig W | Reviewed this property |
as stated above, donation to view inside but is well worth it
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Whitelaw2439
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Response from Caron S | Reviewed this property |
Open 7 Days 10.00am to 4.00pm. Telephone 02 67687929
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