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The Folk Museum is across the road from the Gaol. The friendly man at the front desk, accepted our... read more

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evsmail
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Melton, Australia
Full of history

Museum is full of interesting items from yesteryear. interesting information about the riverboats... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Ian M
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Mildura, Australia
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Beverley Street, Wentworth, New South Wales 2648, Australia
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+61 3 5027 3160
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Reviewed today

The Folk Museum is across the road from the Gaol. The friendly man at the front desk, accepted our admission fee of $4 each (Seniors). It was easy to wander along the aisles to see the many historical items including a Model T Ford, washing...More

Thank evsmail
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Museum is full of interesting items from yesteryear. interesting information about the riverboats and floods particularly of the 1856 flood. Well worth visiting

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Run by the local Lions Club, heaps of old items covering many aspects of local history. Video of the floods.

Thank Leem1948
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Across the road from the Gaol, we entered this time capsule that sent us back to our childhood days and even to what our parents would have. Not just a room full of old equipment but a visual journey of what was available to the...More

Thank allisonmanor
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Quite a good afternoon could be spend here looking at the intriguing collection of items we were to as relics but our parents and grandparents knew as everyday items. Very well layed out lane ways are easy to follow and particularly items are signed. Coming...More

Thank Constantgrazing
Reviewed 20 May 2017

this is a large single space museum that is neatly laid out in aisles so that you can view items from Wentworth & districts history. The volunteer was friendly but became busy when members of a bus tour wandered in. Just inside the entrance are...More

Thank Ray F
Reviewed 2 May 2017

You could spend hours here just taking in everything on offer. There is heaps of memorabilia and so much interesting history on the area to read about including all the bad floods over time.

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Lovely to see the history and memorabilia kept under one roof with the help of the local Rotary ... Gave one a real feeling of what has been achieved since the early pioneers...

Thank K C
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Lots of old things in here sat and watched a video of the 39 floods was very interesting also the old grey furgy tractor how they helped the town in the floods

1  Thank BUNDY Dave F
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This museum is run by the Rotary Club and contains much memorabilia of the area including a good DVD of the 1956 floods. For many, watching this would evoke old memories and for the young proves just how the River Murray cannot be taken for...More

1  Thank Nigel L
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