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Sulphide Street Railway & Historical Museum

Blende Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
+61 8 8088 4660
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A time capsule of broken hill history

Extensive display with 4 museums on one large site. Situated in the old railway station.Great... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
best0ne2017
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Greater Perth, Australia
Great collection of rail history for Broken Hill

Well worth checking out. Range of exhibits including steam and diesel hydraulic engines. The old... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Matt M
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Broken Hill, Australia
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“train buffs” (8 reviews)
“silver city” (22 reviews)
“rolling stock” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
Blende Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
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+61 8 8088 4660
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Extensive display with 4 museums on one large site. Situated in the old railway station.Great collection of railway memorabilia and artefacts from the history of railways in Broken Hill. A few trains you can climb aboard and have a look through and experience a past...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth checking out. Range of exhibits including steam and diesel hydraulic engines. The old Silver City Comet preserved on display. Well worth a look.

Thank Matt M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here on the recommendation of family who live in the town. It contains a fair amount of information about the history of Broken Hill and has various exhibits from times past that have relevance to Broken Hill. It's not expensive to get in...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This incredible museum relays the history of Broken Hill from the railway line perspective, the migrants perspective, the miners perspective and the healthcare workers perspective! It truly is value for money as you get 4 museums for the price of 1all in one location! I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A well put together display of different trains,carriages and equipment used on those past railways and of the people that worked on them. It is located in a quiet side street in the main part of the city and once you step inside the you...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

So much history here so much to see, much more than railway, I must admit I got bored but my husband just loved it.

Thank bevturner
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

this museum has so much in it and is not expensive. Displays of trains that you can walk through. Great hospital display as well. I love the hair perming system.

Thank Judy J
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

It was great to be able to wander around the museum with its comprehensive collection old railway related artifacts and the historic carriages that are under cover. There are additional rooms being built to enable more of the collection to be displayed as well. Spent...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

this is a fantastic place to spend a few hours and learn about the history of Broken Hill, there are so many rooms filled with information! do yourself a favour and spend a few hours here

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This was one of the best places we had seen in broken Hill, not just trains but history in the army and old medical equipment and more

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Sue2061
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Response from Tenterfieldrover | Reviewed this property |
5 or 6 at the most less for seniors, worth it
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