Tenterfield Railway Museum, Tenterfield

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Tenterfield Station opened in 1886, when the line was completed in 1888, Brisbane and Sydney were linked by the Great Nortnern Line. It was an important Station during the War years. Services declined from the 1970s. the Tenterfield Railway Station Preservation Society Inc, a group of volunteers, are the custodians.
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  • The rolling stock, engines and inside displays give a good sense of the history of rail in Australia. The buildings are well maintained and quite grand inside and out. Lots of photos from the old days...  more »
  • A wonderful opportunity to experience the bygone era of railways in country New South Wales. The Station opened in 1886 and is a rare survival of something that was once common throughout NSW. Β  It is...  more »
  • I stayed across the road from the Museum and I could see the Rolling Stock from the window of my room . If you like anything to do with Railways you should NOT miss this lovely place . It is hands on ...  more »
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  • Great little train station with old tractors out the front for the kids to play on
  • Whether your into train history or yhis a great place to visit πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΊπŸš‚πŸšˆπŸ’Ž
  • An amazing collection of historic rail pieces. Makes you appreciate the work and effort that went into building and maintaining the rail system.
  • Well laid out museum with lots of interesting displays both inside the old station buildings and railway rolling stock in the yard. Well worth having a look if you're in the area.
  • A credit to all involved, must see for anyone interested in local history.

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