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Get ready for an unforgettable journey though architecturally stunning country towns, thoughtfully curated galleries, captivating museums and historic sites. Your visit here will take you outdoors over rich agricultural river flats, through untouched National Parks and even underground to magnificent prehistoric caves.

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Henry Parkes Museum

66 Newell Highway,
Parkes, New South Wales, 2870

Phone: 0407 203 515

The Henry Parkes Museum and Antique Machinery Collection is owned and managed by the Parkes and District Historical Society. The Henry Parkes Museum and Antique Machinery Exhibit depict early life in Parkes through objects, photos and historical information. The site houses a collection of historic buildings along with many other items of significance including: Wooden schoolhouse and two churches Blacksmith shop Silver City Comet carriage 45 tractors, all of which have been restored and in working order Over 10,000 ephemeral items The Parkes and District Historical Society has been enormously successful in assembling this large collection of items from the region of which the majority have been donated by the local community.

Henry Parkes Museum
Antique Machinery

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