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Old Hobart Town Model Village

21A Bridge Street, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
+61 3 6260 2502
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21A Bridge Street, Richmond, Clarence, Tasmania 7025, Australia
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+61 3 6260 2502
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful creation of what early Hobart was like. It was well worth a visit and its location in Richmond seemed very appropriate

Thank Ian and Carol M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful little place to visit. Souvenier shop excellent. See Hobart in its original form gives you a sense of how Hobart began. Worth a visit.

Thank CaraBradley
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I was really impressed. the scope of the work is quite big and the skill of construction impressive. Take your time to look closely and you will see some of the little figures doing some quite unusual things. At first I thought $15 was a...More

Thank chris w
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Our family enjoyed visiting this historic model village. The children - ages 4 and 2 (and adults) enjoyed trying to find 4 hidden items while we loved journeying through the history of Hobart. The set up is fantastic and it is very well maintained.

Thank JamesandDebbie
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Old Hobart Model Village was a fabulous exploration into the way Hobart once appeared nearly 100 years ago. If you love history you will enjoy this accurately scaled model village. The bonsai was fabulous and the figurines/characters were well placed and cause for much amusement....More

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Couldn't believe my eyes when I saw this wonderful Old Hobart Model Village model. The work involved took 3 years to make and it is simply fantastic in the time it took in detail images of that era. It was build by John and Andrew...More

Thank Maggie O
Reviewed 14 May 2017

The work. That has gone into this model village of Hobart. When Hobart was first settled. It is a credit to the gentlemen that put this together well worth a visit. Throughly enjoyed it. Went around twice. Anyone going to tichmond this is a must...More

Thank Pam W
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Loved checking out all the little features and the handiwork was very well done. Lots of laughter at very realistic things.

Thank KayleneMac
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this little model village to know more about the history of Hobart. It does have so much to teach, it's fun!

Thank catalinafh
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

We visited Richmond today and on a whim headed to the Old Hobart Town Model village. It was a great experience, made all the more enjoyable by the lovely and knowledgeable host/guide. Some here have said that the prices are high for the exhibit; however...More

1  Thank Carlye2310
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