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Tenterfield Railway Museum

Railway Avenue, Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
+61 2 6736 2223
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We really enjoyed our visit. Very well set out and the gentleman who showed us around was a wealth... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
History lesson

a great place to visit to learn about the rail in this area. very friendly staff. It is well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jenny D
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“few hours” (6 reviews)
“entry fee” (8 reviews)
Railway Avenue, Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
+61 2 6736 2223
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit. Very well set out and the gentleman who showed us around was a wealth of information. Incredible amount of work has been done by the locals. The history is incredible. Well done guys.

Thank danielletAustralia
Reviewed 1 week ago

a great place to visit to learn about the rail in this area. very friendly staff. It is well maintained.

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this museum during our visit to Tenterfield. Clean toilets, friendly service (done by volunteers) interesting place.

Thank Duncan C
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Well worth visiting if one has any interest in railways. Wonderful collection of rolling stock and railway memorabilia. The interlocking Signal frame from Bolivia has been moved to Tenterfield and is on display.

Thank anthonypK7227YH
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We came up from Victoria on the way up the coast. We called in to the station and could not believe tha hard work and effort work and the volunteers put into this museum.

Thank Coll A
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I've visited many train museums around Australia, but I was greatly impressed by the volume of exhibits at the Tenterfield Railway Museum. The railway station opened in 1886 by Lord Carrington, Governor of NSW and is described as one of the most extensive and handsome...More

Thank Roy B
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Fascinating array of rail equipment, stock and displays. Wonderful piece of history kept alive by passionate, dedicated and friendly volunteers. Beautiful garden surrounds and as is standard for Tenterfield , fine architecture. Well worth a visit. Suitable for wide age ranges and varied interests. Allow...More

Thank Tiacowgirl
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Our kids loved visiting the Railway Museum. So much on display and they loved that they could get into the trains and have a real look at everything.

Thank GRTravel01
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very friendly staff and easy access to the displays and the ability to walk to the turntable, goods sheds, barracks etc unhindered was awesome. The station is well maintained and the gatden is beautiful. Pleasant way to spend a few hours

Thank lindamary2017
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Fantastic place to visit where you can let your mind wander back to the years of our past.Here you can see how the trains turned in an area no bigger than your back yard.

Thank steve w
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17 June 2017|
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Response from anthonypK7227YH | Reviewed this property |
$7.50 is cost of entry