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All reviews broken hill on display local history great collection great stop old jail historical items gaol museum couple of hours spent hours there musical instruments hospital equipment few dollars allow plenty of time jam packed shows how early days
We had not expected to see so much interesting memorabilia of life in this harsh climate and the life they led in the early years of settlement of the area.
It’s a visit you must do in Silverton and allow yourself a little time to...More
Silverton is a must see place and the gaol is highly recommended if you want to see the complete history of Silverston & Broken Hill from Families that owned property, Mining, it's tools & machinery, Goal & whom occupied the cells, Schooling & class photos,...More
This is a great collection of historical items and they have been well set out in various themes among the eighteen rooms. The gaol itself is in great condition and we noticed they were doing a bit of maintenance out the front so we gather...More
When you enter this old goal turned into a museum you can appreciate the history of Silverton. The people who created this place and daily attend to look after the must see items have done a magnificent job. We were told about this place at...More
What a very interesting place, very informative and well presented. It shows how tough the times were back then, they certainly didn't get the luxuries that the prisoners of modern times do. It's a great tribute to what went on in times gone by, it...More
We had a great look around the Silverton Gaol Museum ! There was so much stuff in there from the local area and local history . But also a lot of colonial, mining and hospital equipment ! Loved the old X-ray machine in the hospital...More
This australiana museum has something for everyone. Just when you think you've been in all the rooms, more keep appearing! Ladies, check out the cover of New Idea for aprons with French flair - we've come a long way!!