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Historic House Museum
Historic House Museum
Historic House Museum
Map of Charleville - Historic House Museum
87 Alfred Street
Charleville
Queensland 4470 Australia

Charleville - Historic House Museum
Charleville, South West

07 4654 3349
historicmuseum@bigpond.com
www.murweh.qld.gov.au

Description

Historic House Museum have on display a wide and varied collection of local memorabilia ranging from photographs and furniture to vehicles and newspapers. With many of the original features still remaining, including four marble fireplaces, original furniture and bric'a'brac from across the region, this building is a wonderful example of early Queensland architecture, built in 1888 as the original National Bank building.

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The grounds include an incredible collection of early machinery, including an original Rail Ambulance, Denis Fire Engine, Marshall Portable Steam Engine and replica Cobb & Co Coach.

Take the time to visit the Museum and enjoy the history of taming the Outback. Meet their local people who are determined to record Charleville's history for future generations.

On some days you will meet George, who will entertain you with this Auto Harp.

Take the quiz and see just how many items you can find.

Markets are also held in the grounds on the first Saturday of each month.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • First Aid Equipment
    First Aid Equipment
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Sheltered Area
    Sheltered Area

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Open Times

Open from Monday to Friday from 0900 to 1500
Saturday from 0900 to 1200. Closed Sundays.
Public Holidays: Times may be subject to change as Historic House is run by a team of dedicated volunteers.

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome when supervised.

Disabled:
There is an access ramp at the rear of the Museum for guests with a disability.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Assistance animals only are allowed.

How To Get There

Charleville Historic House Museum is located in the Central Business District on Alfred Street.


Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$5.00   01 Jul - 30 Jun    
Child
(Aged 4-12)
$0.50   01 Jul - 30 Jun   Primary School aged.

* 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.

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