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Mount Magnet Mining and Pastoral Museum

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Well worth it

This almost brand new museum is a gem. My wife and I visited on our way back to Perth, not only was... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Truganina, Australia

What an incredible place to visit. Felicity is an amazing host. So very helpful, and full,of... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
Maggie F
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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13 Nov 2018
“Well worth it”
19 Aug 2018
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
22-34 Hepburn St, Mount Magnet, Western Australia 6638, Australia
+61 8 9963 4172
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

This almost brand new museum is a gem. My wife and I visited on our way back to Perth, not only was it an air conditioned oasis, it was very interesting and gave a great insight into the history surrounding Mount Magnet. The lady at...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank creaturecomforts2015
Reviewed 19 August 2018

What an incredible place to visit. Felicity is an amazing host. So very helpful, and full,of useful,information. The museum itself is quite incredible. So much to be seen. Interesting videos. Tis truly so informative, well laid out, and, interesting. We had pensioner discount, only $5...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Maggie F
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Called in for info before leaving town, great selection of brochures etc, gifts and the museum is very good. Like all mining towns the past glory days are all captured on film. Excellent display. Went from here to coffee shop near butchers, best coffee and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Julie W
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We used the mt magnet mines department a couple of times , we had no clue how to use the tengraph system so the young girl and her mum (who are the 2 main staff members) did it all for us , nothing was too...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank j0022
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Well worth the stop to learn about the history of the town and surrounding areas. This is an educational insight for all ages. Hosts are very accommodating and Informative

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank 937tammyt
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed looking through this musem. Very interesting and historic. Love the history, the variety of things to look at and the reconstruction of the old home from the Movie made at Mount Magnet.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 100ginger
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This museum is home to the Mt Magnet Information Centre and Historical Society. The building is modern and clean.They have an amazingly good display on the history of Mt Magnet and surrounds, both inside and out, encompassing several buildings. I was particularly impressed with the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Lorna C
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great display of the mining days in Mt Magnet, as well as a replica made of the Mt Magnet Murders very well done.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Bindi B
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It was a great suprise when we visited the museum a constant work in progress all item restored by volunteers and is constantly changing as new displays are constantly being added it's a credit to the volunteers and the people that are running it will...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank tel1906
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Glad we stopped in here, and learned some of the old-days stories. Well worth it, and the exhibits are well displayed.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank west0z
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