Albert Kersten Mining and Minerals Museum (Geocentre), Broken Hill

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  • This museum should not be missed. From the friendly welcome and the introductory entertaining video we were fascinated. The displays are so well laid out, easy to read and are so informative. We...  more »
  • With the need to book during COVID, we made a quick call from down the road to see if we could get in. No problems. Zipped up the road and within minutes was reading the history and viewing a good...  more »
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  • Great little museum that takes you through the formation of rocks and gems, starting at the Big Bang. Lots of history surrounding the mining industry in Broken Hill. The tour finishes with the famous Silver Tree and a bit of history surrounding it. Entry is by donation and the tour should take less than an hour. Great little gift shop. Huge thanks to Ryan for being so helpful with our little girl, showing her all the rocks and gems.
  • This excellent for kids, very educational, hands on.... Ryan is very helpful and very informative.... He needs a pay rise...lol. Best attraction in Broken Hill.

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