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Wentworth Pioneer Museum

Beverley Street, Wentworth, New South Wales 2648, Australia
+61 3 5027 3160
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Into history go there

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

Reviewed November 19, 2017
Leem1948
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Melbourne, Australia
A trip down memory lane

Across the road from the Gaol, we entered this time capsule that sent us back to our childhood days... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2017
allisonmanor
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Melbourne, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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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 November 19, 2017

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

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Reviewed October 29, 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
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Reviewed July 29, 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

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Reviewed May 20, 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
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Reviewed May 2, 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
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Reviewed May 1, 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
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Reviewed January 9, 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
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Reviewed January 4, 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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Reviewed December 22, 2016

We visited the Pioneer Museum which is run by the local Rotary club. It truly does have a huge amount of memorabilia dating back many years. Vintage cars, hospital equipment, household items and much much more. They also have a display of Dinosaurs giving you...More

1  Thank Niknut57
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Reviewed November 18, 2016

It depends on what your interests are. If you are interested in earlier life in Australia or collections of various items then this is the place for you. We loved it and spent much of our visit exclaiming over what we saw. There is an...More

1  Thank Beth117
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