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History Hill

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Golden Treasure Trove at History Hill

There is so much to see at History Hill. The whole collection from the Gold Rush era from the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sharon T
Sydney, Australia
A collection like no Other...very friendly.

We visited late in the day and were enthralled by History Hill’s collection of all sorts of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
East Maitland, Australia
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Gold Museum at Hill End to include over 10,000 goldfield artefacts and an underground mine. The mine is electrically lit over 135 metres walk-in and an optional 7 ladder climb out to the surface or walk back the way you came in. For full details...more
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3458 Hill End Rd, Hill End, New South Wales 2850, Australia
+61 428 378 222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is so much to see at History Hill. The whole collection from the Gold Rush era from the region is amazing! In particular the amount of Chinese artifacts is second to none. The owner has built a replica mine - and you get a...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited late in the day and were enthralled by History Hill’s collection of all sorts of interesting Gold rush artefacts. Well worth the $10 admission price for adults. The under school age kids were free and they loved it. Be sure to climb the...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Loved our visit to History Hill. We took our 3 yo son and he had a blast! $10 for adults, he didn’t charge us for our son. Starts with a very extensive collection of all things gold rush. Lots of local artefacts. Head down to...More

Thank WorthyTravels
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A wonderful museum full of every paraphernalia from the era. Lots of history and information including a time tunnel with more recent information. As well as a 135m mine you can walk through. Privately owned but well worth the effort to visit.

Thank AllaC6659
Reviewed 20 April 2018

History Hill has the best collection of items from around the Hill End area. Great mine shaft to climb.

Thank rodneywoolard
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Great place. So much to see. Fantastic collection. Very reasonable admission fee. Allow plenty of time

Thank lovenomadiclife
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Only open long weekends and school holidays, by appointment or "if the gate is open". We got lucky as a school group visiting on this weekday and gate was open. So glad we had the chance to experience History Hill Museum and could have spent...More

Thank Emanpee
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Just loved this place! The staff were great. This is the kind of museum I love to visit. Not modern or techie in any way. The layout is cluttered and slightly chaotic but that's a GOOD POINT! A walk through the mine is a must...More

Thank RP_ArtistBlacksmith
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Traveled this way with a mate and his dad. We roughed it for the weekend in tents and looked around a lot. The pub was excellent for meals and a few quiet ones.

Thank David P
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

If is great to meet the characters of the Outback (people who are genuine even to the point of eccentric). A great collection of memorabilia and the layout winds through the museum then into a mine shafts with 6 x flights of 5mtrs ladder out...More

Thank BernieH456
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8 June 2018|
Response from Malcolm D | Property representative |
Yes. Gold panning is done by our son Jhob. His phone number 0421729955.
7 June 2018|
Response from Malcolm D | Property representative |
The average time spent at our facility from arrival to departure is 1 hour. I suggest with kids aged 5-9 this would be a little less. A school group under teachers guidance spends about an hour and a half, but that is with... More