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Interesting local history

This museum is only small, but the volunteers provided a lot of additional information on the local... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Melbourne, Australia
$5 entry fee

Admittedly, I didn't go in as I didn't have the $5 cash at the time. The large museum at Bega was... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Annamarie D
Bundaberg, Australia
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23 Apr 2018
“Interesting local history”
9 Apr 2018
“$5 entry fee”
Main Street, Merimbula, New South Wales 2548, Australia
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

Well worth a visit to understand the region. Very helpful guides full of information. A delightful place to explore.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

This museum is only small, but the volunteers provided a lot of additional information on the local history. It is right in the town centre, and deserves the support and the admission fee.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank eva317
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Admittedly, I didn't go in as I didn't have the $5 cash at the time. The large museum at Bega was entrance by donation, so I guess I have been spoilt. Whilst I understand the costs involved with purchasing items for museums and the upkeep,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Annamarie D
Reviewed 29 March 2018

This was a very interesting place to visit for a half hour or more to see some history of the local area. Who knew this was a gold mining area? Lots of exhibits and things to read. Run by local volunteers, go and support them....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Alecmcq
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Had a very enjoyable look around this museum. The museum is not very big but gives an insight of what old Merimbula and life there was like. Worth the time to go there and being at the top town easy to get to.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dale H
Reviewed 6 January 2018

It is a very small museum with very limited historical value - ie: items showing weights in kg show they are not all that old. It took about five minutes to see everything - a lot of which were just copies of photos

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We spotted the fabulous museum building from the RSL Club opposite and after seeing the fantastic historic display that the museum had in the club, we were sold. Visited the museum the next day, but sadly, it didn't quite live up to expectations. We had...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Aussie_wanderer71
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We visited the Museum, which on some days, it opens at 1.00pm. We had a most interesting chat with one of the volunteers, who was very informative about the history of Merimbula school and township.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank maureene f
Reviewed 8 April 2017

What can I say…I decided to take some visitors to the museum during the Merimbula book festival particularly to see the autograph book and Mrs. McPherson displays. What a disappointment. The so-called autograph book exhibition was just a random collection of books, most of them...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank jasonbrown74
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