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Trip through Local history

Was greeted by a very passionate and friendly local historian Carol who guided us through the... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
best0ne2017
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Greater Perth, Australia
Pleasant surprise!

Was not expecting much but turned out to be one of the best. Tour guide Paul gives a great... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
whatsamatteru
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Whitehouse, New Jersey
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Cnr Flinders Lane and Kent Street, Rockingham, Western Australia 6168, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Was greeted by a very passionate and friendly local historian Carol who guided us through the collection of local memorabilia on display denoting the early days of Rockingham and surrounds . Great early photos of Rockingham in its foundation years and was interested to learn...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank best0ne2017
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Was not expecting much but turned out to be one of the best. Tour guide Paul gives a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank whatsamatteru
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Excellent step back in time. Not as large as I remember, but that was many years ago. Very informative and friendly staff

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

For an area that has changed so much since I was a kid, the Rockingham Museum is a great link to the history and changing fortunes of this beautiful town. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

This modest little place is staffed by volunteers. It tells lovely stories of Rockingham. Not big and nice to walk around with helpful, happy people.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Well displayed collection of memorabillia. Excellent guides with eclectin knowledge of local history.

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

A short minute from the beach the rockingham museum is a place to spend some time. Comprehensive selection of the history of the area lots about the first settlers. The wood export business from the jetty near Railway terrace. Lots of phoyos and artifacts. Run...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Wendy was very helpful and informative. Came away with a much better understanding of Rockinghams early day. Well set out for a local museum.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Kim189
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Outwardly unassuming, small, but filled with wonderfully interesting memorabilia and staffed by people who obviously enjoying being there. I loved my time here.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank womblewa
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I had to attend for a Uni project, but I was pleasantly surprised with all the history within their walls. Definitely worth and hour or so of your time and only approx $2.50 per adult for entry.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank 974danniellec
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