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Recently under new management, we are Located at Peppermint Grove Farm, Bremer Bay, The Wellstead Heritage Museum is home to thousands of pieces of Australian history. Here you can wonder through time and experience Australia past or stop for a bite...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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440 Wellstead Rd, Bremer Bay, Western Australia 6338, Australia
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+61 8 9837 4313
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a pleasure to walk through such and informative museum Such a great display and very neat Did not go to the cafe but have spoken with many tourists and they all say the food is amazing Well worth a visit

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 786leannef
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

My sister & I visited on a Saturday while in Bremer Bay for a surf lifesaving carnival. We enjoyed the museum & a coffee but went back on Sunday morning & had the most wonderful breakfast! My sister had cheese waffles with bacon & eggs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jenb12_12
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We came for a coffee and some toast and ended up spending over an hour looking at all the amazing historical collectables on display. You could easily spend half a day here. It is a credit to the 4 generations of Wellsteads and it is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MargaretsForest
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Very interesting family history and museum. Great little coffee shop/restaurant. Well worth a visit. Entry fee applies to the museum.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark K
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

As a lover of heritage museums, I was disappointed to see this one that has so much history to showcase looked very neglected and dirty... $6 is very overpriced compared to others that are better presented.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ray R
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Extensive, fascinating and great variety of classics, memorabilia and collectables. Some areas a bit cluttered and could use some description. Good value for money at $6. Love the heritage stone buildings. Well restored and nice to have accommodation and cafe on site. Friendly helpful staff.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We went there for a great lunch but were blown away by the fabulous museum of the local area, great cars, motorbikes, tractors and everything else needed in the farming area since it was settled.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank wrf64
Reviewed 7 May 2018

An excellent museum, full of memorabilia and the history of settlement in this region. A treasure trove of artifacts compiled by current owner and descendant of original Wellstead Family who settled here in mid 1850s. I especially admired the beautiful stone buildings.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Fabulous museum and farm houses, felt very English. The motor bike collection was very good. Coffee excellent, and we went back for lunch the next day, which was delicious.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank merridyh
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Wellsteads have been there for generations and are still going, as I understand it. If you are interested in the heritage of local life, over the past 150+ years, the museum houses an impressive collection of antiquities, vehicles, carriages, tools, guns, musical instruments -...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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OK not such an easy question to answer. Usually it's Thursday to Sunday but during the quiet times of Winter they close more often. This winter they shut completely for renovations of the Al Fresco café area outside. It's... More
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