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Overflowing with memorabilia

As others have noted, this is several museums in one. There is so much stuff that one could easily... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David S

An amazing collection of memorabilia. A must see experience particularly if you have an interest in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jenny T
Illawong, Australia
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Blende Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
+61 8 8088 4660
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All reviews train buffs silver city rolling stock station building history lovers mineral collection volunteer staff fantastic history medical equipment a great place to spend couple of hours great collection an eclectic mix on display well worth a visit interesting information few hours
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As others have noted, this is several museums in one. There is so much stuff that one could easily spend two or more hours here. The best-organised display is the Migrants section - well structured, well-illustrated and interesting. The railway part of the museum is...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing collection of memorabilia. A must see experience particularly if you have an interest in train travel. Make sure you allow enough time to soak it all up.

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots to look at from trains to other collections.Very well set out and theres something for everyone.Liked walking through the old trains and looking at the hospital museum.Stayed for 2 hrs so much history worth a look

Thank 862sally
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was drawn by the Steam Engines & their carriages BUT this Museum is so much more. You should allow at least 2/3 hours to enjoy all the exhibits. Don't be concerned taking your lady there as she will find much to interest her if...More

Thank trapperphil44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst this is ostensibly a Railway Museum it contains many other areas of life in Broken Hill and it's early days. There is a very good collection of railway memorabilia, including a complete Silver City Comet train and other locomotives. There is hospital Museum, an...More

Thank petersS9098TN
Reviewed 7 October 2018

So much stuff!! Amazing amount of rail, hospital and immigration relics! They really have put together a great collection of interesting things, and the entry fee was more than affordable and reasonable.

Thank Zacmagic
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Once inside the museum you realise just how much is on offer. Make sure you allow extra time to cover all the rail and general history displays on offer. Great value for money

Thank lemo2013
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A great place to spend a couple of hours and a lot of history of Broken Hill and the surrounding areas, a credit to the volunteers who care for the museum and dedicate their time and knowledge to visitors. The migrant museum tells amazing stories...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A great place to spend a couple of hours. Lots to see and great static displays. Kids would love the hands on displays

Thank Ricksmac
Reviewed 1 October 2018

There is a lot of material to view at this museum, though the displays aren't always viewer friendly. The volunteer staff were friendly and helpful.

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5 or 6 at the most less for seniors, worth it