Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum, Hervey BayCurrently Closed
- Address: 13 Zephyr Street, Scarness QLD 4655, Australia, Hervey Bay
- Timings: 10:30 am - 04:30 pm Details
- Phone: +61-741284804
- Ticket Price: 5 AUD
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Museum, Village, Family And Kids, Workshop
About Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum, Hervey Bay
A good place to visit for the whole family, the Hervey Bay Historical Village & Museum showcases the history and heritage of the area. The museum comprises of 21 historical buildings that house various collections with over 12,000 exhibits. The main highlights here are the Goodwood Railway Station, a fully-furnished slab cottage, the first Dundowran Hall and the original Dundowran State School.
The village also has a fully equipped blacksmith’s workshop, horse-drawn buggies, old machinery and tools. On Sundays the place is especially lively as the guides and volunteers dress up in period costumes and demonstrate old crafts like horse shoe making and even let you make your own souvenir wooden goblet.
Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum Information
- The ideal day to visit would be on a Sunday to truly get a glimpse into the past.
- The staff and guides are very friendly and happy to answer all your questions.
- There are a lot of interactive activities where visitors can participate.
How To reach Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum by Public Transport
- Bus Stop: Zephyr Street on Bus No. 5, 16, 17, 18
Restaurants Near Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum
- Cobbers Cove Cafe
- Beach House
- Enzo's on the Beach
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Things to Know Before Visiting Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum
45.8% of people who visit Hervey Bay include Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
87.65% of people start their Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum
Hervey Bay Historical Village And Museum, Hervey Bay Reviews
Great village. Don't be put off by the small entrance as it goes along way back. Such a great collection of yesteryears memorabilia. Friendly staff and cheap admission
Much bigger than it looks from the street! Very interesting displays, beautifully presented, can spend several hours here. Only $10 for adults to get in. Usually only open Fri/Sat/Sun for set hours, so check first.
Soo much to see and explore!! Was an awesome adventure back in time. 😉
An amazingly well presented 200 year history of the bay and how it was named by Cook, after a friend of his. Excellent articles and exhibits and the buildings are the actual buildings that were the village of Hervey Bay!
Great family day out for Yengarie Alpacas. We love sharing our alpacas with everyone. We enjoyed the wonderful historic displays.