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All reviews broken hill on display local history great stop old jail jam packed great collection couple of hours gaol museum old police station treasure trove spent hours there musical instruments front desk few dollars historical items allow plenty of time
What a very interesting place, very informative and well presented. It shows how tough the times were back then, they certainly didn't get the luxuries that the prisoners of modern times do. It's a great tribute to what went on in times gone by, it...More
We had a great look around the Silverton Gaol Museum ! There was so much stuff in there from the local area and local history . But also a lot of colonial, mining and hospital equipment ! Loved the old X-ray machine in the hospital...More
This australiana museum has something for everyone. Just when you think you've been in all the rooms, more keep appearing! Ladies, check out the cover of New Idea for aprons with French flair - we've come a long way!!
There are several rooms and themes in this museum. Lots of memorabilia, artefacts from the early pioneering days of Silverton and Broken Hill, lots of information about mining, there is also a hospital themed room. Need to see this to appreciate what is left of...More
A must do in Silverton. Walk through the old cells and into the yards. Such an incredible collection of absolutely everything - clothing, crockery, medical, military, household, Gaol history, mining, photos - 18 rooms full. We spent 2 hours but could have spent longer. $5...More
I have seen many and varied museums over the years, but this one is, I feel, the best I have ever seen. It is jam packed with interesting bits and pieces, and many of the old cells are filled with memorabilia of a vast range...More