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Schwerkolt Cottage Museum Complex

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Step back into the Past

Well set up and very informative. Great to see history as it was. How people lived and worked to... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Robyn E
Melbourne, Australia
History Retained In Mitcham Ringwood

The old cottage fortunately has been retained in a large area of garden and grounds and is a small... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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2-10 Deep Creek Road, Mitcham, Whitehorse, Victoria 3132, Australia
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Well set up and very informative. Great to see history as it was. How people lived and worked to sustain their families and acheive prosperity. Lovely grounds and parks for picnics and for the children to play nearby. Finish the day off with a walk...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The old cottage fortunately has been retained in a large area of garden and grounds and is a small part of the history of the Mitcham-Ringwood area. The Museum is free and the cottage and museum are well worth a visit as it is not...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is a bit of history here in the Eastern Suburb of Mitcham. It's a beautiful part of the suburb with a reserve right next door and the historical cottage at one corner. Access is great from Deep Creek Road and parking is ample. The...More

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

a great attraction that very popular with wedding photographers. very interesting attraction. also has great picnic facilities. while your in neighbourhood head a couole of hundred metres north to the great yaren dheran reserve.

Thank JohnG3121
Reviewed 12 February 2017

If in Mitcham, truly worth a visit as this tucked away discovery is just so lovely. Go at your own pace and just enjoy th whole experience of peacefulness and historical interest as well.

Thank Krystal Jane T
Reviewed 29 January 2017

First time to this place by chance while attending a social at the park. It's a small area to cover with exhibits (Old machines and clothes, etc) around the place regarding how life is like in the past. The entry is free and there's some...More

Thank sarikei s
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