The Miner's Cottage, Charters Towers

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  • Museum was closed when we visited. Curator away. Assistant was happy to show us arround this amazing collection. A potted history of the gold mining around Charters Towers. So much stuff to sort out b...  more »
  • a must see , very interesting talking to the guy who runs this and heaps of things to look at and buy.  more »
  • The place is filled with lots of old wares, seems to be little order where they are placed. For the $5 entrance fee is about what it is worth.  more »
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  • What a great place this little gem was! Allan was a great tour guide and new a lot of local history. He helped me with some research that I needed and I am very grateful. He takes bookings only unless he's there already. $10 pp was an absolute bargain. Thanks mate for keeping the history alive.
  • Great fun for the kids. I took my boys there and they loved panning for gold - they even scored a couple of gold flecks. Tony was great with the kids they loved his tales of years gone by, and especially his accordion rendition of twinkle twinkle.

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