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Historic House and Museum

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Very interesting

A very nice man greeted us and told us about the place and what we could see. The rooms were full... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter S
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Sydney, Australia
Beautiful historic house and collection

Beautiful historic house and collection. Plenty to see. Worth a stop in Charleville, along with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gazzax2
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Brisbane, Australia
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87 Alfred Street, Charleville, Queensland, Australia
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All reviews local history great collection well worth a visit on display step back in time no exception fire engine wealth of knowledge small entry fee old building great insight ambulance bank artifacts rail volunteers tools
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice man greeted us and told us about the place and what we could see. The rooms were full of Charleville items and history and there was lots to see out the back - quite a few automobiles of various sorts. Well worth...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful historic house and collection. Plenty to see. Worth a stop in Charleville, along with the Bibly Centre and historic train station.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

We visited the Historic House on 3 separate occasions and enjoyed each one. The museum items are amazing along with the awesome knowledge and genuine outback hospitality shown to us by George and the team. Charleville's history will live on through your work...congratulations!

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

We visited the museum in May 2017, such an interesting and fascinating place to go takes you back in time, a fantastic collection of items, the people who work there are a ball of knowledge on the history of the collection and history of the...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018

What a great collection of fascinating objects all telling a story of the past. $7 entry 8am-3pm. This was the original Charleville bank and bank managers house and is in its original position.

Thank ozzie5melbourne
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Another original pioneer home surviving as a museum. Amazing how much 'old stuff' survives, and not so far back in our history. I always visit such places as they help to grasp our grandparents lives and how fast life is changing for the present generation.

1  Thank MarkE1894
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The him/ museum has a huge collection of interesting equipment and many great displays of historical information. Well worth the visit.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Gentleman greeted us and proceed to give us a tour and then allowed us to explore ourselves. Very facinated with the rail powered ambulance. KB

1  Thank ghostgum2
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Lots of interesting stuff but too much clutter in some of the spaces. Remove some of the items and rotate them on and off display and the effect will be greatly improved.

1  Thank PeterLangston
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth the visit but to get the most out of it you need to spend at least 1-2 hours. We enjoyed seeing alot of items that either were used in our homes as children or used by our grandparents.

1  Thank Deb C
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