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Subiaco Museum

241 Rokeby Rd, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia
+61 8 9237 9227
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Particularly for old time residents of Subiaco a must. Wonderful volinteer staff compliment the... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Cute little museum for local history

If you live in Subiaco and haven't been - why not??! It is a cute little museum that is a fun... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Perth, Australia
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The museum is open to the public from 2pm to 5pm, Tuesday to Sunday, and other times by appointment. School and other group visitors are very welcome.Situated between the city's Administration Centre and the library, Rokeby Road SubiacoThe Subiaco Museum has a collection consisting of several thousand objects, documents and photographs, all of which have at least a part of their history in Subiaco. Some items relate to the area's Aboriginal people, while others were brought to Subiaco by settlers from Europe and Asia. Some have a history of several generations in Subiaco.Interpretive displays and special exhibitions are available for public viewing, and are changed on a regular basis. Thematic displays of items from the collection are shown in the museum's four galleries and hallway - also in the Subiaco Library and the corridor to the left of the city's Administration Centre reception desk.
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17 Sep 2017
12 Aug 2017
“Cute little museum for local history”
241 Rokeby Rd, Subiaco, Western Australia 6008, Australia
+61 8 9237 9227
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Particularly for old time residents of Subiaco a must. Wonderful volinteer staff compliment the permanent staff. For a new commer to the area also a must to appeciate the foundation fabric of Subiaco Check for opening times not to be disappointed. Subiaco old timer

Thank Hilszie
Reviewed 12 August 2017

If you live in Subiaco and haven't been - why not??! It is a cute little museum that is a fun outing for a date, friends gathering for fun, or a family outing. A lot is packed into this small museum that you could easily...More

Thank E H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We visited with our young baby and enjoyed the recent exhibition trams and trade. It was interesting to see how Subiaco has changed over the years and how transport has made the area vibrant. Looking forward to the next exhibition!

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

A great time out! There are a variety of good food offers, wonderful spices, fruit, veggies, and bread. A good healthy time can be had by all.

Thank Inky4
Reviewed 30 March 2014

This small museum in the inner city Perth suburb of Subiaco is a nice enough little time filler or if you just wish to walk off lunch. The displays are mainly about the history of the suburb and there are your usual collection of 'olden...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Subiaco remains a small suburb of around 50,00o people. The museum does it's best, staffed by volunteers. Really, it is only of (limited) interest to residents. Quite honestly, if driving through to somewhere else, it's not worth stopping. Aussie Richard

Thank AussieRichard
Reviewed 16 February 2012

I don't know if this museum holds any interest to visitors from outside the area. I live in Subiaco and so I found it moderately interesting. Just a small museum housed between the library and council buildings, it is worth popping in for a look...More

Thank KarenSchiller
Reviewed 11 February 2012

Lovely exhibits of the history of the area and well maintained by enthusiasts. Good idea for an afternoon stroll.

Thank dlm_8
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