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Worth even a quick visit

Came back after 10 years, great to see some new exhibits. Only had a 1/2 hour, but worth a quick... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michael C
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Brisbane, Australia
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Great exhibits

We really enjoyed our visit today. The lady here was fantastic. She was really passionate and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brett W
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Railway Avenue, Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
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All reviews rolling stock few hours entry fee all ages train buff well worth a visit great collection brought back memories station building beautiful building hard work volunteer staff friendly volunteers great effort old days answer questions history lesson
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came back after 10 years, great to see some new exhibits. Only had a 1/2 hour, but worth a quick stop.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit today. The lady here was fantastic. She was really passionate and answered all our questions. The trains, carriages, model railway, and other exhibits are first class and the volunteers who run this place should be so proud of this asset....More

Thank Brett W
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The amount of work the volunteers has done since my last visit here 9 years ago is incredible. This museum is really excellent with displays and exhibits that are truly educational. There are exhibits on the old ways of cutting steel rail lines, cutting sleepers,...More

Thank Malenymac
Reviewed 24 August 2018

My husband is an ex-train driver & has worked in many locations, both in Australia & o/s. There's a great collection of local history relating to rail in this area & wonderful recorded stories & a video you can listen to & watch. The displays...More

Thank Dianne L
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Well maintained slice of transport history run by volunteers, spent quite a few hours talking an looking around.. Hubby was in his element ..

Thank Glenda d
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Well presented museum/station. A little sad though. It's as though someone has parked a few railway artifacts then walked away (Yes, I know there's usually a volunteer to show you around/answer questions.) It's 2km out of town. So just wondering how long before it's forgotten...More

Thank paulg850
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The volunteers working here are very knowledgeable and very willing to help. The Gentleman who was our guide was very helpful and friendly and his knowledge was incredible!

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully maintained slice of Railway History, run by volunteeers. It is well worth a visit while in Tenterfield

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 13 July 2018

It was a great place to spend a few hours. They have some interesting old trains and carriages that you can look through, and some other related railway equipment. You can look through the most of the building to see how things use to be.

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Superbly presented railway station, trains and tracks. You could imagine that, one day, decades ago, the station came to a halt, and has been frozen in time since that day. So much memoribilia, both in the station, and on the trains. Well worth a look...More

Thank dave c
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philby1964
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IT is just a gold coin donation. Really worth visiting. Enjoy!
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