Get your hands on history at Cobb and Co Museum. It's not just what you can see but what you can do! In every exhibition and program at Cobb and Co Museum there are elements you can see, hear and touch. From blacksmithing and silversmithing to leadlighting and millinery, there are many opportunities for you to create items you will be proud to show off and even give as gifts. You can follow the clues, meet intriguing characters and play the interactive games in the new National Carriage Collection Gallery. Enjoy playing in The Coach Stop and the Cobb's Coffee Shop Play Pit. Feel free to touch Museum objects and specimens in the new Heritage Bank Inquiry Centre. Participate in the free daily Have A Go sessions. Get the behind the scenes story and join their free daily guided tour. There are unique hand made gifts for sale in the Museum Shop.... more
Cobb and Co Museum is part of the Queensland Museum and is home to the National Carriage Collection which features nearly 50 horse-drawn vehicles and galleries featuring the natural and cultural history of Toowoomba and the Darling Downs.... less
Yes, children's play area the Coach Stop and an additional play area in the Coffee Shop. A number of interactive and educational activities are scheduled each school holidays.
Parking, toilet, all entrances and areas are accessible by wheelchair. Free wheelchair available for loan.
Morning teas, afternoon teas and light lunches are available in Cobbs Coffee Shop.
How To Get There
Follow the tourist road signs throughout Toowoomba to direct you to Cobb and Co. If you are travelling from Brisbane turn right at the top of the range then left to Margaret Street. Turn right into Lindsay Street at the first round about. Cobb and Co is immediately past Queens Park next to the Windmill display.
Thanks to the Toowoomba Regional Council, entry to the Museum is free to local residents upon presentation of proof of residency.
|Adult||$12.50||01 Feb - 31 Mar|
|$6.50||01 Feb - 31 Mar||School age children.|
|Concession||$10.00||01 Feb - 31 Mar||Concession cards must be produced for a discount.|
|Family||$32.00||01 Feb - 31 Mar||Two adults and up to four children.|
$10 adult entry to the Museum includes free guided tour at 10.30am or 2.30pm and a free Have A Go! session at 11.30am. With exhibitions, talks, tours, hands on activities, workshops, demonstrations, delicious hand made food in Cobb's Coffee Shop and more, there's always something new at the Museum. Open 10am-4pm daily.
*Offer valid until 30 June 2014. Free guided tour and free Have A Go! session only available at specified times. Museum closed ANZAC Day.
* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.