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Museum of the Riverina

243 Baylis St, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales 2650, Australia
+61 2 6926 9655
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Enjoy the Bald Archies

Informative about history and fun to see the Bald Archies displayed in the same building. Close to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Frances244
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Melbourne
Always new exhibitions

The Museum in Baylis Street is different to many other museums as they have always new exhibitions... read more

Reviewed March 15, 2018
helmutk39
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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Formerly the city's Council Chambers, this historic building now hosts local and touring exhibitions covering history, science, innovation and technology. The Museum of the Riverina's two sites bring history to life, with exhibitions and activities for all ages.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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243 Baylis St, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales 2650, Australia
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+61 2 6926 9655
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Informative about history and fun to see the Bald Archies displayed in the same building. Close to Glass Museum and park.

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Reviewed March 15, 2018

The Museum in Baylis Street is different to many other museums as they have always new exhibitions which makes it interesting to call in frequently.

Thank helmutk39
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

A quick visit with the family, easy to park, toilets at the library, great to have a look at the questacon activities. My 3 and 5 year old even had a little bit of fun witb their older cousins! 8 and 10 yrs old. Fun...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

This museum is in 2 locations, near the botanical gardens and top of the Main Street, good little set up of odd bits of history of Wagga and the Riverina, interactive exhibits and also free entry!

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Reviewed October 16, 2017

exciting place to visit when int own, or every month or so as a resident of the town - interesting exhibits, friendly welcome at the door, its free, its toilets and its cool in summer. Attention to local issues and local historical issues, and occasional...More

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Reviewed October 14, 2017

We arrived on Sunday and went to the museum on Monday to learn it would be re-opened on Thursday the 12th with a new exhibit. We returned on Thursday. The rooms off the main hallway had a lot of youthful exhibits and things to keep...More

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Reviewed August 4, 2017

This old historical building was the former City council offices and is a free museum and has a lot on offer to see. It is well worth the visit.

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Reviewed June 3, 2017

This was a bit strange and really not worth the effort. The museum is split between two locations a long way apart. Neither is very big and neither have much there. There were a few interesting displays but not enough to bother going. It's a...More

Thank Judy K
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Reviewed January 30, 2017

We stopped in at the Museum of the Riverina in Wagga Wagga, it was free to get in and we do love free. The exhibits change every few months we were told by some lady who we weren’t sure if she worked there or was...More

1  Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed January 12, 2017

The museum has different displays at different times of the year. Some are not suitable for children.

1  Thank bundy916
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Helen A
October 18, 2015|
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The museum is a good place to visit. There are also a couple of other museum in the area which you might like to see, such as the Botanic Gardens Site and the RAAF Base Wagga Heritage Centre. Hope you have a good trip.
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