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This museum is small gem in the Southern Highlands. The ladies (I assume volunteers) who welcomed us, gave us an interesting introduction to the displays and we spent a very enjoyable hour and a half learning about the history of the area. Information is well...More
Great little museum well laid out . Exhibits and displays very well explained lovely tribute to the ANZACS. Well worth a visit and the cost was very reasonable. Allow about a hour to go over everything on display.
This museum was a surprisingly great place. It’s full of items you might expect to see from the local area, but it also has a few truly wonderfully presented and interesting exhibits.
The stories, videos and photos about the Germans who were interred here during...More
For a small museum, this is a) bang for your buck and b) an excellent prerequisite and segway into the Berrima River Walk.
The staff were extremely knowledgeable and took the time to walk us around the museum first to show us what to look...More
Great museum. Very informative. The kids loved looking for all the items on their list. The museum is run by volunteers - the gentleman who was there was exceedingly knowledgeable and willing to answer all questions
Thank Graham M
Harlan H, Volunteer Project Manager at Berrima District Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018
Thanks very much for your kind review and positive response. Having the opportunity to tell some of the Museum's stories to our visitors is our biggest reward as Volunteers.
I've been to Berrima several times but this is the first time I've found out about the German POWs who were interned here in WW 1. It was very helpful to go here first and find out about the history of the town and then...More
Despite being a local resident I had not known the history of Berrima Jail. The museum has some very interesting displays including those of German people, men women and children, who were considered enemies during WW1 and locked up although they had committed no crime...More
Fascinating little museum that focuses on the people and industry of the Southern Highlands. It has permanent displays dedicated to the men and women of the region who served in WW1 and it is sobering to see the number of poppies against so many names...More