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Silverton School and Educational Museum

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Step Back In Time

This school house is a must see. It is a step back in time that all should see. My children were... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Queensland, Australia
Excellent Display, Nice Volunteers

It is only through some dedicated volunteers that such wonderful history such as the Silverton... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Anita T
Forster, Australia
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Apr 11, 2018
“Step Back In Time”
Nov 21, 2017
“Excellent Display, Nice Volunteers”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Loftus St, Silverton, New South Wales, Australia
+61 8 8088 7481
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

This school house is a must see. It is a step back in time that all should see. My children were amazed at what it was like to be at school back in the "olden days".. This Museum has everything and more for a great...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017

It is only through some dedicated volunteers that such wonderful history such as the Silverton School is able to be displayed to the public. So thankyou for such a fabulous and most comprehensive display of educational material which covers quite a span of history. There...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Thank you to the amazing volunteers that have worked hard to share the history of this school, as well as their personal family histories! My children were intrigued about many aspects of early schooling, not least the discipline methods that used to be used, and...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The school museum is a collection of old school and church items from in and around the area. The organisers have gone to great lengths to provide an extensive display of schooling through the decades. Our kid's were given colouring in / worksheets to do...More

Thank leelot
Reviewed 4 July 2017

The classroom is full of so much history from 1897 to 1970. The lady who showed me around and gave me a great insight into how the school was managed over the years was magnificent, I could have listened to her stories all day. I...More

Thank softball51
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This single room old school house dating back to the 1880's, has enough from the last sixty years to whet your appetite for memory. Lots of old text books and even more information from a passionate local guide who had relatives attend the school which...More

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