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Eric Thomas Galley Museum

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Driffield Street, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
+61 3 6471 1483
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History,we need to remember the past

Incredible insight of Queenstown's past, the hardships of the past two centuries mirrored in a... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Magussevrier
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Sydney, Australia
Brilliant

An amazing collection of interesting materials that covered the area's history both personal and... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
Pat M
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Driffield Street, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467, Australia
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+61 3 6471 1483
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Incredible insight of Queenstown's past, the hardships of the past two centuries mirrored in a magnificent visual display, this visit is a must.

Thank Magussevrier
Reviewed 9 May 2017

An amazing collection of interesting materials that covered the area's history both personal and mining. A must see,

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We had not planned to stay in Queenstown but TARGA had booked out Strahan! So with a wet afternoon and no plans we called in here. Quite an achievement in what is now a small, run down sort of town. Items from every decade are...More

Thank Angelica M
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

A reasonably priced admission fee ($6 per adult) gets you into this beautiful old building to see lots of amazing exhibits. It's very crowded with memorabilia from Tasmanian history and as there is so much crammed in such a small space it seems like the...More

Thank Cathy B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

One of the best small town museums I have visited. If you like Aust history you can easily spend 2 hours here. A must visit if in Queenstown/ Strahan/ Zeehan.

Thank Cathy F
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the gallery museum for 30 minutes while waiting for Wild West railway. They claim lonely planet recommends this museum but remember that lonely planet only has a few writers. It's much better to get more opinions and mine is that there is way...More

Thank MacFarnsworth
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We went for a wander through Queenstown and stumbled upon this little gem. There's an amazing display of Queenstown's history with a lot of emphasis on mining. As well, there is memorabilia from schools, hospitals, music, railways, logging etc. You name, it's there. Across the...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Great museum and most comprehensive. If you are going to do this allow lots if time for viewing. We only had limited time so were only able to see a small portion of the offerings. Very comprehensive collection. My only critique of this place and...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I stumbled across this museum with a friend and we loved every moment of it. The museum is chock full of history about Queenstown and surrounding areas, it looks small but is actually quite large and full of interesting information. Well worth a look see

Thank Rebekah G
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Treasure trove of old photos and documents. I was there in a research capacity. The staff bent over backwards to help.

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