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Visiting the railway museum

It was a great place to spend a few hours. They have some interesting old trains and carriages that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dale D
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Redcliffe, Australia
Turn back time

Superbly presented railway station, trains and tracks. You could imagine that, one day, decades... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dave c
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Brisbane, Australia
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Railway Avenue, Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
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+61 2 6736 2223
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great place to spend a few hours. They have some interesting old trains and carriages that you can look through, and some other related railway equipment. You can look through the most of the building to see how things use to be.

Thank Dale D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superbly presented railway station, trains and tracks. You could imagine that, one day, decades ago, the station came to a halt, and has been frozen in time since that day. So much memoribilia, both in the station, and on the trains. Well worth a look...More

Thank dave c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely visit to this wonderful museum. There was so much to see and experience. We only wish we had arrived earlier and could have stayed longer. The lovely volunteer was so accommodating and we stayed a little past closing time to chat...More

Thank Fiona W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must do while you are here in Tenterfield. Plenty to see and a credit to the volunteers who keep the museum in top condition. Very nostalgic.

Thank Heather F
Reviewed 15 June 2018

You don't need to be a train buff to enjoy this museum. Yesteryear rolling stock and exhibits in a large colonial train station building. $7.50 pp admittance fee which helps the volunteers maintain the exhibition. Definitely worth spending an hour and a few dollars here.

Thank John E
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

The old Tenterfield railway station and yards have been maintained as a museum, that has a widespread range of railway memorabilia including the wonderful old railway station building itself, a steam loco, railcar set, other rolling stock, a trike shed with quite a comprehensive collection,...More

Thank bobjanh
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Visited in the morning on a bitterly cold day. Entry fee is affordable and had a interesting chat to a volunteer about the brief history and closure of the rail line. Great collection of rail memorabilia. Enjoyed walking through the carriages and seeing first class...More

Thank Alli768
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Really good for history and conveniently located right next to the historic cemetery (if you enjoy reading history on gravestones)

1  Thank NiftyNorm
Reviewed 28 April 2018

An excellently maintained piece of history. Congratulations to all the volunteers who keep this going.

1  Thank R W
Reviewed 27 April 2018

This is my second visit to this wonderful museum and this time I brought my parents and son. Everyone loved it! The ability to self-explore through all of the exhibits of which there are many and varied brought back memories for my parents and allowed...More

1  Thank Monique B
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IT is just a gold coin donation. Really worth visiting. Enjoy!
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