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Esperance Museum

Corner James St and Dempster St, Esperance, Western Australia 6450, Australia
+61 90711579
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An amazing amount of local knowledge

We visited with our two young children- an experience I would not recommend- most of the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glitter_Faerie
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Greater Perth, Australia
via mobile
Fantastic

Displayed in the old railway yard sheds this is an incredible museum. So much to see. Fascinating... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
4942foodie
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Corner James St and Dempster St, Esperance, Western Australia 6450, Australia
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+61 90711579
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with our two young children- an experience I would not recommend- most of the exhibits are not in cases so curious fingers are constantly touching. Aside from that the amount of knowledge under one roof is astounding. A must for anyone visiting Esperance...More

Thank Glitter_Faerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Displayed in the old railway yard sheds this is an incredible museum. So much to see. Fascinating old farming implements, bren gun carrier, locomotive, sleeper/passenger carriage both sitting on the original rails old tools, radios and of course parts from Skylab that landed just outside...More

Thank 4942foodie
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This Museum is manned by a group of dedicated volunteers who share their passion for the history of the ares. It shows artefacts from the development of the area as well as a very informative display of the Sky Lab remains found near Esperance. There...More

Thank ransclan
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

A must to visit if your in Esperance! A bigger museum than I thought from the road. Lots to learn about Skylab and Agriculture., Allow a few hours 👍..

Thank Paulfreo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Sometimes you think what's the point? Seen one seen them all. That does not fit for this museum. The people who look after it love it and you can feel it. The displays are interesting and cover a myriad of ages, times and walks of...More

Thank barbsok
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My daughter & I spent an entire afternoon meandering through this place. It was informative, well kept & maintained, manned by enthusiastic volunteers who display an obvious respect for history & value their museum. I have been to a few museums in my time but...More

Thank Louie2UnMe
Reviewed 30 March 2017

For those interested in things from the past this museum is well worth a visit with so much to see Thank you.

Thank luapnonnac
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We thought this was a fantastic museum in a very remote part of Australia, and it was a great way of spending a very wet afternoon in the middle of a spell of extremely unseasonal cold and rainy weather. I think the thing we most...More

1  Thank j1954g
Reviewed 27 March 2017

What a pleasant surprise. This museum is manned by fabulous volunteers. There is a huge variety of artefacts depicting the local area. As my husband and I enjoy history, we easily spent two hours walking around.

1  Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

How often do you see a full size locomotive, a real fishing boat, some sand picked up from Gallipoli beach in 1915, bits from Skylab space station, a 1927 Chevrolet, a collection of mango pips that look like faces, a wedding dress from the 1800's,...More

1  Thank cfhoffmann
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