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Old Tailem Town

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Princes Highway, Tailem Bend, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8572 3838
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Missing just one star

We visited Old Tailem Town with our 3 primary school aged grandsons who found it fascinating, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adelaide, Australia
A must do experience for everyone

Old Tailem Town is something that everyone should experience. The way it has evolved and and the... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
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Australia's largest Pioneer Village- an hour's drive from Adelaide
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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Princes Highway, Tailem Bend, South Australia, Australia
+61 8 8572 3838
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Old Tailem Town with our 3 primary school aged grandsons who found it fascinating, and for us, as children of the 1950s, it was a great trip down memory lane. What a lot of effort has gone into putting this village together and...More

Thank Maxedith
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Old Tailem Town is something that everyone should experience. The way it has evolved and and the setting that has been created, gives a wonderful history of the past that all, young and old should see. For us it brought back so many memories of...More

Thank wjr44
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Had a great night investigation Old Taliem Town with a very professional team from Adelaide's Haunted Horizon's.. we will be back :)

Thank abby271
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is one town of a kind, it takes at least 2 hours to do the tour there's so much to see. You can either discover the way people used to live in the old time or dig out some old stuff from the attic...More

Thank Stef R
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful and interesting place to wander around all the old original buildings that have come from different places. All of us enjoyed our visit very much.

Thank Lynette H
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We've driven past many times but finally stopped. An interesting place to visit, particularly with children. It is made up of a 100 or so shops/houses etc filled with old nick nacks. It feels haphazard in terms of era and the exhibits are dusty and...More

Thank Liz P
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This place is really cool! To see all the things they have! The history here is really amazing. Really loved seeing all the old vehicles

1  Thank Jase W
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

What a location, it was a quiet night as far as paranormal goes but what an amazing place. Yes it is old and tired, but it's a pioneer village I'm not sure what people expect. I look forward to going back in the daylight to...More

Thank Dale J
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We have overseas visitors coming to stay so thought it would be a good opportunity to check out some local attractions. What a let down Old Tailem Town turned out to be. The place is a dilapidated collection of old buildings not even representative of...More

3  Thank AdelaideIsabel
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Maybe once it was attractive, but now it is dusty, spider webs everywhere,not all buildings open,lack of explanation on displays,basically lots of old buildings filled with random stuff.Some of the items in the buildings ranged from 1900 to 1980 in no particular order.Admission cost of...More

2  Thank Wayne H
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Response from Francisco C | Reviewed this property |
I guess so. I was traveling from East to West, coming from Melbourne to Adelaide on the main road when I saw it on the left. You can't miss it as they have like twenty or so old trucks parked side by side near the main... More