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Broome Historical Museum offers an overview of life in Broome, particularly the Pearling Era and World War II bombing. Displays set out the town's history with plenty of pictures, memorabilia, and reading matter. Videos run continuously. Don’t let the small size of the museum fool you because the contents on the inside are quite impressive. Put Broome Historical Museum and other Broome attractions into our Broome trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
Broome Historical Museum reviews
Our whole family really enjoyed this museum. Great exploration of the history including diving, pearling, and the Indigenous history. There's a lot to understand in the very multicultural history of..... more »
A hidden gem next to Town Beach, which is easily accessible by bus, otherwise parking is available onsite. We decided to explore the museum on our last day in Broome (to fill in time after our hotel.... more »
Excellent presentation of memorabilia. Was lucky to have a couple of elderly locals to give colour to the displays. Allow 3 hours. Take a coffee.
Very Good place to visit if you are into history or not you will not regret visiting this building. Filled with historical information about Broome. and even if history is not your thing it's still worth a look. Entry price is very reasonable and goes towards the upkeep of the Society. Mostly ran by volunteers. A must do while you are in Broome. They will be very greatful for your visit.
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