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Proserpine Museum

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198 Main Street, Proserpine, Queensland 4800, Australia
+61 7 4945 3969
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Acting local tourism officers

As the local tourism office is closed the staff were most pleasant and helpful, and found maps for... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Jan B
Very interesting.

Lots to look at. Very vast collection of local items and memorabilia. Well worth the stop and the... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Em33333333
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198 Main Street, Proserpine, Queensland 4800, Australia
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+61 7 4945 3969
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"wars"
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

As the local tourism office is closed the staff were most pleasant and helpful, and found maps for us. We had lunch at the Peter Faust Dam, and afternoon ice cream soda at Georges Diner at Conway Beach. They also let us know not to...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Lots to look at. Very vast collection of local items and memorabilia. Well worth the stop and the staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

I used the museum as a stop over on a long trip and was able to stretch my legs. $6 admission was well worth it. Lots of information about the stories from early settlers and their involvement with the wars, sugar cane and life in...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I have always held an interest in Australian history both ancient and modern, so it is always my habit to visit local museums just to study the historical background, But my visit here was a double surprise because the gift shop was chockers with locally...More

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Visited here before heading home to Sydney. Amazing displays and very interesting. Definitely worth a look. When we first arrived we were welcomed by a lovely lady/ staff member. But when it came to leaving one other lady/ staff member was quite rude and abrupt....More

1  Thank mandik86
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I stopped into the Proserpine Museum whilst passing through with my wife and small dog. The Museum was fantastic. And so were the staff. Entry for adults was 6 dollars which was worth every cent. My wife and dog waited out front and staff offered...More

1  Thank Joel M
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Reviewed 23 December 2016

This museum holds lots of war memorabilia and local information past and present. Proserpine is a very old sugar cane town and the stories and legends of the area are here in this museum. If you passing through and want to do something different rather...More

1  Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

stopped here on my way north, reasonable entrance fee $6 for adults, a good mixture of displays, good parking area right near entrance something for everyone to look at not the biggest of museums toilets available very clean, there are tables and seating outside under...More

Thank raez52
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped off here on a drive out when having a break from sun and sea. Reasonable entry feeAU$6 for adults and AU$3 for our teenager. We were pleasantly surprised by the loving care which has gone into each of the many displays from local cinema...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

We visited the Proserpine Museum recently on a Celebrity Solstice Shore Excursion when the ship was docked at Airlie Beach for a day visit. The Museum was one of the stopovers during the half day tour. We found the museum to be very interesting and...More

Thank pandd1946
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