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Old Hobart Town Model Village

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21A Bridge Street, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 2004, Australia
+61 3 6260 2502
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21A Bridge Street, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 2004, Australia
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+61 3 6260 2502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the old Hobart town model village at Richmond was a well worth side trip to see - the layout & detail was amazing - a lot of work - would highly recommend

Thank 60stravellers2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

When the family visited, children 10, 8 & 6, we all enjoyed the search for hidden figures in the OLD HOBART town recreation. The walk is relaxed and there are many figures and items of interest. The notes on where the current Hobart overlays and...More

Thank ScottBB2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an extremely interesting place to visit - a miniature village, complete with small figures, outlining the history of Hobart. An amazing educational trip for children (and adults alike!) The explanations are wonderful (if not always grammatically correct!) Unfortunately our itinerary did not permit...More

Thank MObelf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great to see the attention to detail and love that has gone into this place. Nice bits of humour around the display with the models. One not to miss while in richmond

Thank Noel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An oddly interesting view of historic Hobart in someones back yard. Considerable time and attention obviously taken to developing this historic replica, credit to the gents who built it.

Thank Sp00ks72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great way of learning how early Australia lived and by making a game of finding different objects made you study the scenery and take in the story.

Thank jmattingly1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Family spent nearly 2 hours looking at this great model of the Old Hobart town in the 1820's. Congratulations to the Modellers who have kept everything to scale. 16:1. The effort that has been put into this reproduction is to be applauded. The site...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved walking around this mini town. A great look at historical hobart in a fun way. Loved the little characters all doing different things some a bit cheeky. The little challenge made it fun too 😊

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A glimpse of Hobart Town as it was in the early days. Using old maps and much research the town has been put together to be historically accurate. Well worth a visit.

Thank pat542
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely worth stopping at. It tells the story of the early development of Hobart in a well researched and cleverly modelled way. The guys who developed the miniature town used a lot of the original town plans and recreated them into something...More

Thank Mrssoxy
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