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Henry Lawson Centre Gulgong

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This was a very interesting visit to Gulgong and coming upon the tiny museum. Being visitors to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
vectra800
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aberdeenshire
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Charming History

Pleasantly surprised, thought i knew a lot about Henry Lawson, but this museum had his life staged... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
stephenbN9997DY
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Sydney, Australia
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147 Mayne St, Gulgong, New South Wales 2852, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a very interesting visit to Gulgong and coming upon the tiny museum. Being visitors to Australia we found this a very interesting and informative museum, never heard or known about Henry Lawson before, or the Ten Dollar town.

Thank vectra800
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Pleasantly surprised, thought i knew a lot about Henry Lawson, but this museum had his life staged in blocks of years served and really gave an in-depth understanding of the man, with great stories from eye witnesses, friends and family plus a great array of...More

Thank stephenbN9997DY
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This was an absolutely amazing presentation of Henry Lawson’s life and works. Set out in stages of his life it covered his family , his education, his marriage, children and poetic works including original letters and poems in his handwriting. An absolute must to visit....More

Thank AussieCloggi
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful tribute to one of the best. The museum is as detailed as one of Henry Lawsons stories. Congratulations to everyone involved in preserving such a precious part of our history.

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Everything you wanted to know about Henry Lawson is here in a compact but well presented attraction. A chronological account of his life with pictures, stories and poems. Typically, his mother was a strong but thankless influence in his life. Born nearby to Gulgong, Henry's...More

Thank Kez1141
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my visit to this museum in the gorgeous town of Gulgong. Well set out and lots of interesting information. Just one thing - it would of been good if the very loud radio had been turned down when visitors are there - difficult...More

Thank Manky11
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A fascinating Museum with much history about the man himself and the surrounding area of Gulgong. Many copies of his works are available in both books and cds by Leonard Teale and Jack Thompson. True homage to a great Australian poet and storyteller. Well worth...More

Thank Avenger0007
Reviewed 23 April 2018

I went to the Henry Lawson with a friend during mid April/18. It is mainly a self guided museum. There was a young lady who helped as a volunteer to receive payments off us, the lady was "not very friendly." I would have being nice...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The history of Henry Lawson. The centre is very well looked after & loved. Customer service excellent. Recommend.

Thank justruss99
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We visited Gulgong during the Easter weekend just to see the Henry Lawson Centre. This museum is staffed by volunteers only and the gentlemen looking after the Centre that afternoon was full of information and passion for the subject which definitely made our visit much...More

Thank AusDonny
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