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Berrima Courthouse

Corner of Argyle & Wilshire Streets, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
+61 2 4877 1505
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Fine old building

This historic building demonstrates fine workmanship from the mid nineteenth century. An... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Christine W
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Yarra Valley, Australia
enjoyed the visit

Explored Berrima - thought the visit to the Courthouse was worth it - there is a good film to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deborah S
,
Brisbane
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Corner of Argyle & Wilshire Streets, Berrima, New South Wales 2577, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This historic building demonstrates fine workmanship from the mid nineteenth century. An interesting video tells the story of Berrima and this edifice.Then the "Sound and Light" is a recreation of a famous murder case trial which took place early in the courthouse's history. There are...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Explored Berrima - thought the visit to the Courthouse was worth it - there is a good film to watch first and then the Light and Sound Show re-enacting a murder trial. the museum is also interesting. The architecture of the building is quite lovely...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watched re enactment and it was different to say the least. Be very glad we live in today's world where justice is (for the most part) fair.The place abounds with history towards the end some older school children arrived and they were "gobsmacked" to see...More

Thank richm0nd16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We watched the re-enactment of a court case and it was a little creepy as the lights were off. A lot of history in this building and if only the walls could talk.

Thank purple732017
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I have been passing through Berrima for 45 years and have stopped a couple of times, but never explored the town properly. So on this trip we did. The Court house is very informative and we learnt a lot about the area and past history....More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Called 45 minutes before closing time, to not even be greeted by the "gentleman" in attendance. Left to walk through the shop (which is all that was open) without any comment or explanations. As soon as we walked out, said gentleman locked up and left-...More

1  Thank Greg R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My family did not go INTO the court house, but we did buy some very nice soap at the gift shop. They also sold very interesting sharpeners that were very beautifully made. Had a lovely talk with the guide outside, he was very friendly and...More

Thank khayashi68
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Nice old building which is well maintained. This place gives some insight into the history of Berrima. There is a gift shop you can browse through or else attend the theatrette or do a night ghost tour. Interesting for all ages.

Thank Manickjg
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was an interesting revisit, the volunteer staff have done a great job in restoration, and have produced a good example of early legal proceedings

Thank jOHN5H
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Went through the Court House after a talk by the volunteer? there. Good shop with things to buy. Self guided walk through the rooms with lots to look at and read. Figures dressed showing what it was like. Very impressive. The sound and light show...More

Thank sandra w
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