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Very interesting collection and well worth a visit. Lots of local significance. Well organized... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mossflower
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Kurrajong, Australia
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Beautiful heritage buliding & local history

Very interesting local history displayed in a beautiful historic building. The museum staff are... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
388katharinew
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Noosa Heads
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Tweed Regional Museum is dedicated to preserving and sharing the unique history and heritage of the Tweed Valley. Comprehensive displays at Tweed Regional Museum Murwillumbah are housed within the original 1915 Shire Hall, and a contemporary...more
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2 Queensland Rd, Murwillumbah, New South Wales 2484, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting collection and well worth a visit. Lots of local significance. Well organized and housed in a lovely old building. Free entry but there is a box to make a donation.

Thank mossflower
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Very interesting local history displayed in a beautiful historic building. The museum staff are very friendly & informative. We learnt about the pioneers of the area & how mother nature affected the communities. Loved the matchbox toy collection & Uki display. Great activity for both...More

Thank 388katharinew
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This is a small museum near the centre of town and has some good local historical items. We went to see the exhibition of Matchbox toys (private collection of 400). One hour is sufficient time if you don't wish to read all the pages.

Thank ColinandGillian
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This museum has a wonderful collection of materials relating to the history of the local area and has several displays of interesting items, such as the amazing thunder eggs found nearby. There are cases filled with film memorabilia, farming tools and related objects, photography, and...More

Thank fotorina
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Interesting history and the development of Murwillumbah. An assortment of stories, photos and artefacts from importance of indigenous settlement to the arrival of early European & Asian Settlers. With the later arrival of movies being made and directors from area. Garry, was an excellent volunteer...More

Thank 64LeahS
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Entrance is free so it is well worth the visit as there isn't a great deal in there however, it was still good to see as they had an exhibition of Tweed on Film which exhibited the wedding dress from Muriel's Wedding, Jack Sparrow's hat...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I had the privilege of working in the museum sector for a decade. My wife and I spent about 90 minutes perusing the artefacts and stories and enjoyed the experience. I think that the curators and museum volunteers have got the balance just about right...More

2  Thank David M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is something for everyone here, beautiful displays showcasing local history, friendly volunteer staff an activities for the kids.Parking was a bit a problem just not many spaces available around school pick up time.

Thank mleekah
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic regional museum with great changing exhibitions very well set out With well written scripts and stories The building is the old 1910 Council Chambers with a beautiful seamless transition to a very modern building which houses the main exhibition space This museum shows the...More

Thank pleaseohplease
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This is an excellent regional museum to visit, housed in the old council chambers. This beautifully restored 1915 building has been cleverly redesigned to incorporate a large modern showroom with a mezzanine level at the back of the building, the museum exhibits are spread out...More

1  Thank kpiddy
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