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Sulphide Street Railway & Historical Museum

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What a great exhibition

This exhibit had been recommended to us and because we usually take note of recommendations we put... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lorraine L
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Tarwin Lower, Australia
Overflowing with memorabilia

As others have noted, this is several museums in one. There is so much stuff that one could easily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David S
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Sydney
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Blende Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales 2880, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A dedicated group of volunteers have helped gather an eclectic and impressive display here. Interesting display on the history of the local hospital as well as train displays as well as turn of the century (last century) displays Worth a meander and enjoying the c...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This exhibit had been recommended to us and because we usually take note of recommendations we put this on our list for a good inspection. We loved it from the moment we walked through the entry doors and the entry cost was reasonable so that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorraine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As others have noted, this is several museums in one. There is so much stuff that one could easily spend two or more hours here. The best-organised display is the Migrants section - well structured, well-illustrated and interesting. The railway part of the museum is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David S
Reviewed 31 October 2018

An amazing collection of memorabilia. A must see experience particularly if you have an interest in train travel. Make sure you allow enough time to soak it all up.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Lots to look at from trains to other collections.Very well set out and theres something for everyone.Liked walking through the old trains and looking at the hospital museum.Stayed for 2 hrs so much history worth a look

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

I was drawn by the Steam Engines & their carriages BUT this Museum is so much more. You should allow at least 2/3 hours to enjoy all the exhibits. Don't be concerned taking your lady there as she will find much to interest her if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank trapperphil44
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Whilst this is ostensibly a Railway Museum it contains many other areas of life in Broken Hill and it's early days. There is a very good collection of railway memorabilia, including a complete Silver City Comet train and other locomotives. There is hospital Museum, an...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank petersS9098TN
Reviewed 7 October 2018

So much stuff!! Amazing amount of rail, hospital and immigration relics! They really have put together a great collection of interesting things, and the entry fee was more than affordable and reasonable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Zacmagic
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Once inside the museum you realise just how much is on offer. Make sure you allow extra time to cover all the rail and general history displays on offer. Great value for money

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lemo2013
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A great place to spend a couple of hours and a lot of history of Broken Hill and the surrounding areas, a credit to the volunteers who care for the museum and dedicate their time and knowledge to visitors. The migrant museum tells amazing stories...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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5 or 6 at the most less for seniors, worth it
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