Australian Country Music Hall of Fame Tamworth
Where is it at?
Australian Country Music Hall of Fame
561 Peel Street
Tel: 61 2 6766 9696
Where are we going today?
Here's a quick quiz...what do Shirley Thoms, Brian Young, and Beccy Cole all have in common?
Give up? They are all part of the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame of course!
Located in Tamworth - the country music capital of Australia - is this great museum perfect for those families and kids who love to boogie on down to come country music now and again.
The museum is filled with exhibits that display artefacts that belong to popular Australian country music artists, both past and present.
The artefacts really let you in on the professional and personal lives of these iconic artists. The items range from stage clothing, to posters and photos of them, instruments they once played, and even personal items belonging to them.
The early country music pioneers are featured, so you can even throw in a history lesson for the family during your time at the museum!
Smoky Dawson, June Holms...all artists that paved the way for what we know today.
Occasionally, the museum have special visitors and activities too, so keep an eye out so you don't miss out!
If you are a fan of country music, or love history, then you might just love a family visit to the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame.
It might even inspire you!
How much does it cost?
- Free Under: 12 years
When can we go?
10am - 4pm weekdays, 10am - 2pm Saturday
All year round, closed Sundays.
Tour groups can be booked in and offered guided tours if you book in advance! Great for those students!.
There is a Chinese restaurant and some fast food options nearby if you are a little peckish .
Any Top Tips?
During the January Country Music Festival and July Hats Off festival, the museum is open 7 days with extended hours. .
Doing our bit
The music honour those country music artists who have made a difference to the Australian music scene...that's pretty impressive!.
Need a little extra help?
There aren't any steps and the museum is fully wheelchair accessible. There are accessible toilets as well as a parking space. .
Can I get one of those?
Can you have a membership? Of course, if you love the museum and plan to go back! It has great benefits. .
There is ample parking for cars and buses.