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We wandered into the wool store only to find not only items for sale but also a great museum all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
When you're in Ross...

There's only a small number of things to do in Ross. You'll wander past this place between the... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2018
Wellington, New Zealand
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Church Street, Ross, Tasmania 7209, Australia
+61 3 6381 5466
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All reviews local history for sale worth a visit interesting museum beautiful products female factory quality products fantastic display free entry staff were very helpful great insight off the highway world class garments sheep shop tasmania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We wandered into the wool store only to find not only items for sale but also a great museum all about wool. The museum was free, only requiring a donation. A lovely selection of Australian made wooden products were available, quite expensive but very good...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DebbJ
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We took a diversion off the main highway into Ross and were not disappointed. So much to see. This museum and shop was really interesting with a good combination of retail products and historical displays.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Armidale05
Reviewed 10 December 2018

There's only a small number of things to do in Ross. You'll wander past this place between the 'Four Corners' and the Female Factory so why not poke your head in for a few minutes. Some quality products and interesting background on the history of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AllanJGJ
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I found some gorgeous wool pieces here, unique and beautifully made. Thank you! I’ll be back. Staff were very friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank condopsi
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Nice display of woolen items, plus loads of history, touch and feel displays (mainly of greasy, lanolin covered wool fibre samples). It is worth a stop off on the way through, for sure!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 263yvetteb
Reviewed 13 October 2018

It was a quick visit. Most items for sale were very expensive and overpriced. Still good to visit while doing the town.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leonie S
Reviewed 27 September 2018

No trip to Ross would be complete without visiting the Tasmanian Wool Centre. Located inside the building, the tourist will find a museum with local Ross and Tasmanian Wool Industry history, a shop selling everything “wool”, and the tourist information centre. The locals behind the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vickie739
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Tasmania Wool Centre staff are very friendly and helpful. There is visitor information available along with a heritage wool display and a history room which provides a great insight into the township and people of Ross. I highly recommend visiting here before you start...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kerrie_H-S
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Lots to look at for free not only about wool, but Tasmanian history. Shop is very pricey, but I am unsure maybe that is standard price.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fionac308
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Superb range of wool clothes and other related bits. The small wool and local history museum was a delight. Worth the small diversion off the highway.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PD777Aus
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