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Unique and excellent experience

This experience was a highlight of our trip. Kids of all ages (including my husband and a teenager... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bina1207
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Sydney, Australia
A must visit

I came here a couple of years ago and was amazed to see all the intricate and stunning works of art... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Brianna D
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Sydney, Australia
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“metal art”(2 reviews)
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“sculptures”(3 reviews)
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Great Western Highway | Hartley Historic Village, Hartley, New South Wales 2790, Australia
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+61 407 723 722
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This experience was a highlight of our trip. Kids of all ages (including my husband and a teenager) enjoyed it very much. I did not participate, but enjoyed watching them and the atmosphere, including the gallery of pieces on display and unique jewellery. Great, unique...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

I came here a couple of years ago and was amazed to see all the intricate and stunning works of art in the gallery. It was fascinating to see the workshop as well. The man who runs the gallery is welcoming and friendly and fantastic...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Brianna D
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

This is a must see. It's different, amazing, special, and the owner is lovely! Second visit for me, first for my partner and as always its a pleasure to go. We spent about 20-30mins browsing the art, trying to decide what to get. The owner...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yasmine Y
Reviewed 15 July 2018

From large garden sculptures to small delicate jewellery, this place offers so much. Have a chat with the 'smithy' and browse till your heart is content. Lovely views across the valley too.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ros D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The craftsmanship of the metal work is first class. So don't just walk up the drive, go into the shed and see the gallery. There are a lot of stunning peices to look at (clocks, mirrors, candle holders, jewellery).

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Talisman looks pretty ordinary from the outside. Once we went in it was like a treasure cave of beautiful colourful metal art. It was just amazing. It's well worth a visit. Clive

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 501clives
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting little store with handmade mirrors, statues, jewelry and an assortment of other items. Not really my thing but it’s hard not to appreciate the time and effort put into the items made. Worth having a look at whilst strolling around the historic little town.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 732daleh
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

A interesting shop selling locally hand made jewellery and art. A good variety for most tastes. Set in a interesting little spot.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank r0bb01966
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This is a bit of left field for sure. Ron, the blacksmith/artisan, has a way with iron and his workshop is an eclectic mix of old blacksmith and modern tools. You can decide whether his works are to your taste or not, suffice to say...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Roderick E
Reviewed 13 December 2016

spent about 2 hours here looking through the gallery and talking then more time through the Gallery deciding on a piece........this chap said he only has a basic blackies skill....would love to have a small amount of his skill.........DON'T MISS OUT IF YOU ARE IN...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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