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Railway Museum

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Worth a Visit

We noticed the beautifully restored Armidale Railway Station and decided to take a look. Just along... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Anita T
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Forster, Australia
Really well kept

We met up with the group from the community bus and joined them for a cuppa and biscuit while... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Toni F
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Sydney, Australia
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10 Jun 2018
“Worth a Visit”
12 Feb 2018
“Underwhelmed”
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Brown Street | Adjacent to rail station, Armidale, New South Wales 2350, Australia
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We noticed the beautifully restored Armidale Railway Station and decided to take a look. Just along from the station is a group of sheds which is now home to the Railway Museum. We were lucky enough to be there just as a group was going...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Located adjacent to Armidale train station, part of this 'museum' is basically a small display of old rolling stock behind wire gates which you can peer in and see. The 'museum' itself has odd opening hours (Monday to Friday 11am to 12.30pm - 1.5hrs!) as...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We visited the museum as part of the Heritage Bus Tour and enjoyed a talk about the history of the railway in New England. It was really good.

Thank D_Walton2013
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A good display of yesteryear awaits you. Local giving a very interesting talk on the history of the rail and it's importance to Armidale, well worth seeing. This is a stop on the bus tour.

Thank Penelope T
Reviewed 14 April 2017

From the name, I expected a bit more than a long lean-to on the side of a building, enclosed with cyclone wire that you observe the old rolling stock through. The latter is, however, interesting, everything from purpose-built "quadricycles" that ran on the very wide-gauge...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2017

Down to earth cuppa and a good chat.The museum is fun and informative, the guides can tell you all. All with a cuppa. Ask Ask Ask,

Thank KentL258
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We met up with the group from the community bus and joined them for a cuppa and biscuit while listening to the volunteer speak about the railway, the railway men and how the cardboard ticket we, well my generation and older, know as your train...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

The museum is only open for 1 1/2 hours a day during the week, I would suggest phoning to make sure someone is there to let you in. You can also go to the tourist info office and use their free tour bus to visit...More

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