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Crows Nest Museum and Historical Village

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Authentic village of yesteryear.

Wander around a long gone era. The collection of historic houses and the old memorabilia they... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Crows Nest, Australia
Very interesting!

Wow this place was full of memories and you could look at all the old stuff for hours if you wanted... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Gold Coast, Australia
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27 Aug 2018
“Authentic village of yesteryear.”
6 May 2018
“Very interesting!”
Crows Nest Historical Village will take you through time. Experience life in Crows Nest over 100 years ago... Open Thursday to Sunday 10am to 3pm Bookings Welcome Adults $10 Seniors $8 Family $25 No EFTPOS
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Cnr New England Hwy & Oxford Street, Crows Nest, Queensland 4355, Australia
+61 46981776
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Wander around a long gone era. The collection of historic houses and the old memorabilia they contain is awesome. Also the newest addition of a info centre tells you what else is around this special country town of Crows Nest.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sioux2018
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Wow this place was full of memories and you could look at all the old stuff for hours if you wanted to. Such a broad range of items and eras to venture in to. $25 for a family, we thought it was worth it! The...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Tammy K, Treasurer at Crows Nest Museum and Historical Village, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you we are glad you enjoyed it, I will pass on your message.

Reviewed 23 January 2018

This beautifully maintained museum has something for everyone. I recently took an overseas (English) guest and he was absolutely amazed at the living conditions so beautifully conveyed in the old slab hut. (Have to say the flashing eyes of the fella in the bed and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank polly501
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We were lucky to meet Leonard who showed us around the museum as it was near closing time (3 p.m. - last time you can enter is 2 p.m.).21 buildings showing life in the 1900's are well preserved and fascinating

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sue P
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is a real 'Gem' managed and maintained by a group of passionate local volunteers. The up-keep is tops and the interest just terrific. There is even a gorgeous old chapel/church available for weddings and christenings - perfect setting especially for weddings. I visited with...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This museum is a delight and a pleasure to experience. I don't like to visit too many museums to be honest, but this one is set out in such a charming way like a little town, and is so full of information it kind of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Carolyn A
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We came upon this place while out driving yesterday, this has to be the BEST pioneer village museum I have ever been to, clean tidy, well thought out and placed spacious around. The people live in the area and know the history so most of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank mphanlon
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This place is a real hidden gem. The property contains old houses and buildings imported from various outback Queensland locations including a church and the original Ray White Building and house. Walk down the main street and visit the school, general store, radio shop, blacksmith...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Steven C
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This has to be the best historical village I have seen in a lonng time. Having visited it years ago I can't get over the improvements in the past couple of years. It is clean and tidy with great uncluttered displays. So many things there...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Marie G
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Really well presented venue very informative and interesting. Many many buildings and displays to look at, bucketloads of Aussie history to be discovered here ! Fantastic family day with a 9 and 11 year old in tow :)

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Fern N
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