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Everchanging presentations

The Museum is located in Castella St in Lilydale. Well worth taking a look to brush up on your... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Lilydale, Australia
Good family time

Drop in here for some interesting local history after taking a good walk along Warburton Trail... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Yarra Ranges Regional Museum is a new, contemporary space that reflects unique aspects of historic and modern life in the Yarra Ranges region.
35 - 37 Castella Street, Lilydale, Victoria 3140, Australia
9294 6313
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The Museum is located in Castella St in Lilydale. Well worth taking a look to brush up on your Dame Nellie Melba knowledge which is a permanent display upstairs along with indigenous displays. Also an everchanging range of presentations. Well worth taking a look if...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

Drop in here for some interesting local history after taking a good walk along Warburton Trail, then catch a drink and feed at Gracious Grace next door. Nice family outing.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

The Museum is locatred in what was the old Shire of Lilydale Council Offices, the displays change frequently but there are usaully some reference to the shire both past and present, recently after the last lot of renovations there has been a cafe added

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

The multi-award winning Yarra Ranges Regional Museum opened in 2011. With stunning architectural design set in tranquil surrounds, the museum features exhibition spaces, programs for all ages and abilities, a resource library, museum shop and café. A range of historic and present-day exhibitions and programs...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank thetravellingspy
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Always nice to visit. Usually artistic activities for the children and interesting exhibits. Good for school holidays and a nearby park and cafe is helpful too!

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were passing through Lilydale and decided to pop into the museum for coffee and scrumptious apple pie in the cafe. Then thought we'd better check out the museum. Fascinating history of white settlement in the Yarra Valley, and Coldstreams most famous daughter - Dame...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I visited this museum while meeting friends. As a relitively new comer to the district, I learned heeps.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Diane H
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Lilydale and surrounds history. You can buy most books that are offered. Just a great place to visit and look around.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Avachat110
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Yarra Valley Regional Museum is a beautifully designed contemporary space overlooking the quaint and charming Lilydale Croquet Club. Oil, Paint and Ochre, the current exhibition, offers a fascinating insight into the history of the Yarra Valley by focusing on the extraordinary friendship between William Barak,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Coco_CAS
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

This week I visited the excellent First World War exhibition in Lilydale. It finishes on the 23rd of August, so I made an effort to get there and I am so pleased that I did. It features many photos and personal stories. Some of the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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