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Wagin Historical Village

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Showground Road, Wagin, Western Australia 6315, Australia
+61 8 9861 1811
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A pleasant surprise

My husband and I just visited the village and were pleasantly surprised. There was something for... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Cobra81
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Perth, Australia
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A long drive off the beaten track - but nicely done

We drive from Perth to show visitors from the UK - a long trip! Not going to be everybody's cup of... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Mike P
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Perth, Australia
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Showground Road, Wagin, Western Australia 6315, Australia
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+61 8 9861 1811
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I just visited the village and were pleasantly surprised. There was something for everyone. So much education for children as well as a trip down memory lane for the more seniors. So much work has gone into the village by volunteers and...More

Thank Cobra81
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We drive from Perth to show visitors from the UK - a long trip! Not going to be everybody's cup of tea, but if serious about all things old in a small rural setting, you will be ok! The tea rooms were unfortunately closed, but...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We especially made a trip from Perth to visit the Historical Musem. It was amazing display of memorabilia from Western Australia's past and how people lived in the harsh farming communities and towns. I was very interested in the Argosy Newspaper history with a display...More

Thank michaelhall123
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Authentic historical buildings and contents. Great for children and older people to experience this village.

Thank pandsenglish
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The Wagin Historical Village is a credit to the many volunteers who have built this amazing little village over the years have preserved not only the history of Wagin but also the history and way of life of the pioneering families of the district. It...More

1  Thank Taumarunui
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We went to the village and it is amazing to see the exhibits. It is a big complex and it would take about two hours to do the lot. They are now introducing a train section and a miniature rail.I recommend it to all and...More

1  Thank david h
Reviewed 15 April 2016

I like old everything except clothes and maniquins. So stopped here for about 1/2 an hour I figured. 3 hours later and the wife is driving off without me. No problem I can spend a day looking at all the old gear. Is GREAT FUN,...More

1  Thank Barinachris
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I was just passing through on a road trip and wasn't expecting to spend any time in Wagin at all - but saw the signs and thought I'd take a look. What a find! I was there first thing in the morning, and the volunteer...More

2  Thank FrequentishFlyer
Reviewed 3 May 2015

A must see when visiting Wagin. For those interested in museums this place has one of the finest collection of remnants of the past in the wheatbelt region. A labour of love by its volunteer workforce , it displays, in great detail ,the heyday and...More

1  Thank stewart p
Reviewed 13 December 2014

An informative, fascinating look into the history of the area and the life of early settlers. The village comprises of a number of buildings, well-maintained by volunteers, that would be found around a small town from the past (there is a school, a hospital and...More

2  Thank DD A
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