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Busselton Museum

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Old Butter Factory , Peel Terrace, Busselton, Western Australia 6280, Australia
+61 8 9754 2166
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Maintaining Local History

The museum is located on the site of the old Butter Factory and has ten display rooms packed with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dan L
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Bunbury, Australia
Fabulous Family Fun in Busselton

Our extended family of parents, grandparents and twin granddaughters spent over two lovely hours... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Ailbe T
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Old Butter Factory , Peel Terrace, Busselton, Western Australia 6280, Australia
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+61 8 9754 2166
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum is located on the site of the old Butter Factory and has ten display rooms packed with photographs, equipment and memorabilia which trace the family, social, civic, commercial and maritime history of Busselton.The one-hectare site is nestled on the banks of the picturesque...More

2  Thank Dan L
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Our extended family of parents, grandparents and twin granddaughters spent over two lovely hours exploring the Butter Factory Museum. It was celebrating its 100th anniversary and volunteers were so helpful and friendly, especially with our kids. There was so much history, so many interesting items...More

1  Thank Ailbe T
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

There is so much to see at this museum and very well looked after, we just loved it, you could spend hours looking around it,

1  Thank Barbara L
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We went to the museum expecting to learn a little about the history of Busselton and we were blown away with the amount of exhibits here. The museum is so well set up, there is everything from sewing to farm machinery. We spent a couple...More

Thank R9342PPmichelles
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

An interesting place with old historical items. Lots to see and get a feel of the old times! Though the mannequins give me the creeps!.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

While they have a lot of the usual old settlers' gear, they also have many very unique items that I have never seen elsewhere. Lost of local history items and photos too. Definitely recommend.

Thank MichaelJuschke
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Fun place to look around. Lots of old items preserved for generations to come. It gives a good overview of the past for this are. Must see if you are in this neighborhood.

Thank Olaf M
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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

How amazing what a brilliant display of memorabilia one of the best I have seen, a great job done by all. Certainly bought back memories plus the history of the butter factory. Highly Recommend

1  Thank LynneSusanne
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Interesting to see all the equipment used to make the butter and the machinery used to pack it for transport. Lots of intriguing odds and ends as well as household items and clothing from the period. There are a large range of farming equipment on...More

1  Thank Mary J
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Very well laid out and heaps to see you need pleanty of time sugest you tak a picnic as the grounds are lovley

2  Thank vivienwolverson80
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