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The Tin Heads

80 Beattie Rd, Geraldton, Western Australia 6530, Australia
+61 8 9938 3200
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An Experience to be Remembered

This is a bit off the beaten track but we highly recommend visiting. The owners are extremely... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
lynandvic
,
Perth, Australia
Totally amazing

As we drove into the yard we were greeted very warmly by the owners of this magnificent collection... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Tony2170
,
Chipping Norton, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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80 Beattie Rd, Geraldton, Western Australia 6530, Australia
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+61 8 9938 3200
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a bit off the beaten track but we highly recommend visiting. The owners are extremely receptive and welcoming. Entry by gold coin donation and they have an incredible collection of biscuit/cake/sweet/toys tins to just name a few of the categories in their collection....More

1  Thank lynandvic
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

As we drove into the yard we were greeted very warmly by the owners of this magnificent collection of tins. As you step into the shed the only words you can utter are WOW. A private collection of all sorts of tins open for everyone...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Wow! What a collection! We spent some time with Robert and Margaret at the Tin Heads “museum” and marveled for well over an hour at all the tins they have. This collection is very impressive with some that really take you back to your childhood...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Just spent two hours with Margaret and Robert looking at over 8700 different tin cans the place is amazing it's well worth a visit brings back so any childhood memories.

1  Thank Sgmc
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

It has to be seen to be believed. You name the type of tin and Robert and Margaret have it. My husband and I pondered over the tin museum for a good hour and thoroughly enjoyed the display. If you are in the Geraldton area...More

1  Thank Debbie J
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

So many tins! From biscuits, cakes, tea and boot polish- the variety and number of tins is amazing. With stories behind every tin the owners are brilliant to talk to and very welcoming. We could have spent hours in there looking, reminiscing and wondering about...More

1  Thank Bec831
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

We were there in March 2016 and there are 8406 on display.Great to go back in time and say"I remember that","I remember this".Wow never saw that before.Well worth a visit and the couple are amazing people and so is their dog.

1  Thank insitey
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

I was not expecting this to be very interesting - we were told by our tour guide that we were visiting a lady who had a large collection of tins. It was amazing, interesting and beautiful. The very Australian lady was a lovely person who...More

2  Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

A relaxing change in the daily routine. Thousands of various tins, some must be very valuable and a very interesting place to spend an hour.

3  Thank Dicko1947
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Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Everyone will find something appealing here, lollies, cookies, toys, animals, cars, collectors of anything! a childhood memory... A lovely couple with a passion they love to share all proceeds to a good cause. A huge display and a fun place to visit!

1  Thank Kim A
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janicephelan
1 August 2016|
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Response from insitey | Reviewed this property |
This is on a side road but runs parallel with a main road (N W COASTAL HWY) which buses would travel down.Check with WA public transport.
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