National Wool Museum, Geelong

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National Wool Museum, Geelong - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: 26 Moorabool Street, Geelong VIC 3220, Australia

Phone: +61-352724701

Ticket Price: 8 AUD

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

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The wool industry was in import part of Geelong history and its influences can be seen to this day in the culture and architecture of the place. The museum showcases the role, played by the wool-industry, in shaping Geelong. There is a sock weaving machine as well as a large 1910 Axminster carpet loom that still runs on weekends. He museum itself is housed in a former wool-store, 1872 bluestone building. There is also a gift shop on the premises.

National Wool Museum Ticket Prices

  • Concession: $6.50 AUD
  • Child: $4.50 AUD
  • Family: $25.00 AUD (2 adults and up to 4 children)
  • Group admission: $ 6.00 AUD per person (for 15+ people)
  • Schools: $4.25 AUD per student

National Wool Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Closed on Good Friday.

Restaurants Near National Wool Museum

  • Sailors' Rest
  • Black Bull Tapas Bar & Restaurant

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  • Great experience. Take a walk back in time. Enjoy changing exhibitions. Chatty knowledgeable staff.

  • Always a great place to visit with many interesting displays and helpful volunteer staff to assist and provide information.

  • This museum is well worth visiting. The history of the wool industry in Geelong is well covered. My grandmother worked here in the 1930's as a wool sorter

  • Not only is this place boring but it's a pretty BAAAAAAAAd museum

  • Great reminder of what kept this country viable. Friendly, knowledgeable staff willing to take time.

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