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Cobb+Co Museum

27 Lindsay St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
+61 7 4659 4900
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History at it's best

We visited the Cobb+Co Museum while in Toowoomba. We loved every single minute we spent here. The... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
SynSop
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Canberra, Australia
American stagecoach museum in Australia

What a nice surprise finding this museum in Toowoomba! Interesting building design that is next to... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
Keethers
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Brentwood, California
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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27 Lindsay St, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
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+61 7 4659 4900
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We visited the Cobb+Co Museum while in Toowoomba. We loved every single minute we spent here. The museum houses Australia's largest collection of horse drawn vehicles such as Cobb+Co coaches for long distance travel, wagons, carts & drays, sulkies, gigs, omnibuses (public passenger vehicles -...More

Thank SynSop
Reviewed 5 April 2017

What a nice surprise finding this museum in Toowoomba! Interesting building design that is next to Queen's park.

Thank Keethers
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Surprised by the quality of old carriages and factual information displayed at each area. There are also hands on workshops which I missed out on but they look interesting. Heaps of things for kids to do and a cafe there also. Staff were friendly and...More

Thank leenazza
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This museum is not only about coaches and mail runs etc, but it also has small displays of indigenous people, electricity and prehistoric animals. The main showroom is various displays of old coaches, and some or most of them have boxes with personal items relating...More

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

A planned half hour visit to this Cobb & Co museum/display led to about 3 hours, and we'd like to go back again. Some original Cobb & Co coaches were displayed and a number of restorations and re-creations, all of them excellent and very educational....More

Thank Biggles210
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit- there was a lot to see and the information provided via the "talking boxes" added a small window into the lives of people of the day. It is wonderful see so many restored original horse drawn vehicles and even an early motor...More

Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had certainly expected old coaches but the additions of history of Toowoomba, indigenous displays and energy displays were unexpected extras.

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Pleasant enough place but would avoid during school holidays due to children's play area in middle of the cafe. Lunch menu is limited. I had quiche and salad, quiche was dry from sitting for ages before serving. Salad was fresh though. I would say it...More

Thank pamelahanrick
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

There is so much everyone can get from this place. The cafe has an awesome play area in the centre for little ones, and there is also a little educational play area for maybe age 3-10 up the ramp from the entrance. The museum is...More

Thank Renee F
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I'd read the reviews but was still pleasantly surprised. Everything displayed so well and with interactive galleries it made it so much more interesting. A working blacksmiths and the workshop were fascinating. Pleased to see that workshops run teaching the old skills

Thank sfh36
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Sskeeta
What is the admission cost
9 December 2016|
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Response from manamiss | Reviewed this property |
I got in for $5 as it was late in the afternoon
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Sskeeta
What does it cost
9 December 2016|
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Response from CobbandCoMuseum | Property representative |
Hi there, Thank you to those who have helped out already. Toowoomba Regional Council residents also receive free entry. Cheers.
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