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Historic Village Herberton

6 Broadway, Herberton, Queensland 4887, Australia
+61 7 4096 2002
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A visit to the Historic Village Herberton is like stepping back in time. Showcasing Australia’s rich and diverse history this outdoor pioneer museum is testament to an era that is long gone.Open year round to visitors, the Village collects...more
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6 Broadway, Herberton, Queensland 4887, Australia
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+61 7 4096 2002
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"toy shop"
in 18 reviews
"stew"
in 27 reviews
"wild river"
in 8 reviews
"step back in time"
in 23 reviews
"old cars"
in 19 reviews
"australian history"
in 23 reviews
"atherton tablelands"
in 27 reviews
"bygone era"
in 13 reviews
"billy tea"
in 22 reviews
"few hours"
in 30 reviews
"day pass"
in 14 reviews
"amazing collection"
in 12 reviews
"printing press"
in 12 reviews
"on display"
in 17 reviews
"allow plenty of time"
in 6 reviews
"suspension bridge"
in 11 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 13 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have visited the Village twice - the first time was in August 1978. I loved it both times, though it has matured beautifully with age - like a fine wine. The village has everything from a newspaper office to a toy shop, a butcher’s...More

Thank mashes26
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we only had one day to view the museum, You could easily spend two or more days, especially if the activity presentations like the train are operating. The museum is a collection of historical buildings relocated to the site and displaying many perspectives of...More

Thank petsaloz
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is not to be missed , it has everything from class rooms to vintage cars. Take the time to visit here and you will be amazed at the collection of toys , books , old shops and past history . It is truly...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended as first timers for the Pioneer weekend...and will go back again and again. Impressive and ever so educational, nostalgic and sociologically rich. First class set up of displays with interesting self guided info and interactive activities. The range of living history available ensures all...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been told how great this museum is & were not dissappointed. There is a fee, & they do offer Seniors Card discount. We wondered around for nearly 3 hours & & did not see it all. The collection of items from our past...More

Thank Sandy P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We made a trip to Herberton to see the Historic Village not really knowing what to expect. We were not disappointed. So much to see and so well set out, it really was like going back in time. We took a picnic lunch and was...More

Thank GailA4870
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Tanya S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Village Herberton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Gail, thank you for your lovely review and compliments. We do try our best in making everyone's experience as positive and unforgettable as possible and are always happy to hear when we were successful with that.

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

This village was really good, loads to see, and didn’t have enough time as we didn’t get there until after lunch, unfortunately because it was quiet, the cafe had closed, which was a shame. Can’t believe how much was there, brought back lots of childhood...More

Thank Kerry G
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Tanya S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Village Herberton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kerry, thank you for your kind words. Yes there is a lot to discover and explore at the Village indeed.Three's a charm so we do hope to see you again on another visit.

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Good full day out - we spent five hours at the village. Mind blowing amount of things to see. Very well presented. Burgers were huge !

Thank Austin T
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Tanya S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Village Herberton, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Austin, we are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit of the Village. Thank you so much for also taking time to review. Yes, the burgers won't leave anyone hungry .. might actually go and get one myself hehe

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We are both history buffs and spent the whole day here--and would have used the next day pass if we had the time to come back. Fortunately it was quiet--very few others there that day. There is so much to see, and just watching and...More

Thank knittermom
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Tanya S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Village Herberton, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again someday soon, ideally during Tearoom opening hours: 9.00am - 4.00pm during high season and 10.00am - 3.00pm during low...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We didn’t get here till 11am, I thought we would still have plenty of time to see everything, I was wrong. So much to see, what an amazing collection of history, there was something for everyone. So much nostalgia and memories from when we were...More

Thank Anthony R
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Tanya S, Public Relations Manager at Historic Village Herberton, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Dear Anthony, thank you for your kind review. Yes there is a lot to see and do at the Village, a real trip down memory lane. We are glad you had a great time and are looking forward to seeing you again one day!

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JEDRosewoodQLD
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carolyn, I recently went to Herberton Historic Village and yes it is dog friendly. While I was there there was a dog on a lead, as long as it is well behaved you and your Labrador will have a great walk and an... More
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