Coaltown Museum, Westport

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#4 of 13 in Museums in West Coast Region
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  • We spent about 2hrs here enjoying the films, displays and the machinery. Particularly loved the 50c machine that worked the dredger engine. Really great small museum with lovely staff too.  more »
  • Excellent display of life in a bygone era. Really informative for all ages. Great showcase of old cameras too.  more »
  • This museum is very modern and interactive and well worth putting 2 hours aside to go through at what is a very reasonable price.You will learn so much about the West Coast history that you did not kn...  more »
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  • really good place to see the history of coal mines in the West Coast.
  • They are actually very helpful. Don't be shy and just ask.
  • Loads of bits and pieces to look at. The "underground" display needs a little bit more light in there as some of the oldies had difficulty seeing/reading things.
  • Great new museum

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