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Australian Country Music Hall of Fame

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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A great way to fill in the afternoon

We are not keen Country Music followers but were looking for something to fill in the afternoon and... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
WoodgateFamily
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Brisbane, Australia
Gotta love Aussie Country Music!

As a lover of country music generally, but also a lover of Australian Country Music, seeing the... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Lisa T
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Canberra, Australia
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Museum displaying memorabilia of Australian country music artists. This includes stage outfits, musical instruments, posters, photographs and other items. The Walk A Country Mile display is included within the museum.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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561 Peel St, Tamworth, New South Wales 2340, Australia
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+61 2 6766 9696
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 April 2013

Tamworth is the Country Music Capital of Australia. Therefore it is no surprise that many of the local attractions cash in on the name. The Australian Country Music Hall of Fame is no different, however for the small price of $6.00 (adult admission as of...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2014

Staffed by rude volunteers. The displays are old and you just want to get out of there. You cant take photos and when I was there I didn't learn much about Country music.More

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Athol161, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2015

Thank you for your response. It is a museum so of course the displays are old. It would appear that you did not read the material provided as if you did then you would have learnt a lot about the history of our early country...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived late, with only 15 min to closing time (thought it closed at 5pm). We did not have cash but for 15 min wouldn't have wanted to pay the $7 anyway. One man seemed willing to let us take a peek to see if...More

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry that you thought we closed at 5pm (we only close at 5pm during the country music festival in Jan) and you left feeling upset. I can assure you there is plenty to see in The Australian country Music Hall of Fame also...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well organised with a number of carefully put together short film presentations on the history of country music in Australia and the link to Tamworth Shame it doesn't open til 10am

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Lorraine23400, Front Office Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic couple of hours learning about the history of country music. All exhibits are original and starts off with costumes and instruments and memorabilia with history of the artists. We then did the country mile walk (which is here also). This was...More

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review Brett. As we are run by volunteers they all appreciate your review. Thank You

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We are not keen Country Music followers but were looking for something to fill in the afternoon and this fitted the bill for only $7.00 each and well worth it. The volunteers at the front desk were very welcoming and explained how to get the...More

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words in regards to The Australian Country Music Hall of Fame. We appreciate them

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We spent every minute of two hours and found it so well laid out and informative, a massive “Thank You “ to the volunteers involved.

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

We’re not C&W music fans but boy, are we glad we visited this museum. It is run by an amazing group of volunteers, who have set out the history of country & western music brilliantly. The stories of past and present Australian singers are told...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The Country Music Hall of Fame was really interested and very well laid out. It had the history of our country musicians displayed on the walls chronologically and there were short videos about some of them, outlining their beginnings and then later achievements. We also...More

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you Belinda for your visit to the Australian Country Music Hall Of Fame and that you really enjoyed what you saw and to put your thoughts on Tripaviser. This feed back gives our volunteers pleasure knowing what they do is enjoyed.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

As a lover of country music generally, but also a lover of Australian Country Music, seeing the Hall of Fame was fabulous!

Thank Lisa T
Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for your great words on The Australian Country Music Hall Of Fame. It makes us happy when our visitors appreciates and enjoys what we are all about

Reviewed 7 August 2018

A nice collection of costumes, musical instruments, recording equipment, photographs and electronic screens showing historical events of the different artists.

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit top The Australian Country Music Hall Of fame

Reviewed 26 July 2018

Not much to see or do the shop was very expensive the music hall of fame was boring if you are not there for the music festival it’s very dull with no atmosphereMore

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Lorraine23400, Public Relations Manager at Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

The Australian Country Music Hall Of Fame does not have a shop so I guess this person has visited the Golden Guitar shop and not the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame where is so much to see as well as the Walk A Country...More

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