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Yarns Artwork in Silk

100 Emu Bay Road, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
+61 3 6362 5280
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The Yarns artwork in silk

The Yarns artwork in silk is brilliant, absolutely loved it. Well worth seeing, as was the rest of... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
joannaericksen
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Sydney, Australia
Garry

My wife and I stumbled upon this magnificent place by accident when we first visited Tasmania way... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Garry R
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Yarns Artwork in Silk is a unique 3D textile art installation consisting of 4 very large handworked silk panels decipting local events and vistas in a seasonal diaroma. Viewed in an auditorium accompanied by an audio visual narration. Crafted by over 300 artists using silk dying & painting, hand & machine embroidery, quilting, patchwork and many more techniques.
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“four seasons” (6 reviews)
“folk museum” (8 reviews)
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100 Emu Bay Road, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Australia
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+61 3 6362 5280
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

The Yarns artwork in silk is brilliant, absolutely loved it. Well worth seeing, as was the rest of the pioneer exhibit which was beautifully crafted and presented.

Thank joannaericksen
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon this magnificent place by accident when we first visited Tasmania way back in March 2004. I would recommend it to everyone. It's a must see.

Thank Garry R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This place has a lot of history of the town and surrounding areas, the light and sound show is awesome which displays 4 amazing hand embroidered very large panels depicting the seasons and agricultural background of Tasmania, it is a must see if visiting Deloraine.

Thank Leslie N
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We've visited Deloraine several times now but only stumbled upon this place on trip advisor. So glad we did. The Yarns display is incredibly beautiful, and the twenty minute audio show is very informative and interesting. I could have spent hours looking at this amazing...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

I wasn't especially keen to see this display but it came with the ticket to the museum. The show involves sitting in an auditorium as a light show highlights each of the tapestries that depict Deloraine through the seasons. The show at about 20 minutes...More

Thank westernsydney
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The best kept secret in Tasmania. Beautifully presented, terrific and informative audio, music appropriate to subject matter, don't have to be a crafty person to enjoy. Very inspiring and museum worth looking at as well. Congratulation To Deloraine.

Thank sallyablack50
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Shouldn't be missed absolutely superb! An amazing endeavor of community cooperation, everyone involved should be very proud of the results

Thank Susanne1958
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It is exceptional that so many people came together to make this wonderful work of art. It made my skin tingle. It should be preserved for posterity, so that many many people can enjoy.

Thank Jill M
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Spent 1 hour here silk show amazing tells story of district 300 sewers 3 years to complete - onsite museum takes you back to old homestead of 1800's - worth every cent of the low entrance free - info ladies lovely and helpful

Thank sharon l
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

A must see!! Incredible display of local talent and a great variety of things to see. The small entry charge is worth it- our 5 and 3 year olds were entertained for ages. An unexpected surprise!

Thank marteenam
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Response from westernsydney | Reviewed this property |
The presentation runs every half hour from 9.30am to 4pm, 7 days a week. Closed on Christmas Day, Anzac Day and Good Friday.
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