Cobb and Co Museum Toowoomba
Where is it at?
Cobb and Co Museum
27 Lindsay Street
Tel: 7 4639 1971
Where are we going today?
Cobb and Co Museum is home to the National Carriage Collection which comprises up to 50 vintage horse drawn vehicles including carts, buggies, sulkies, wagons and omnibuses, accompanied by educational information.
They do welcome children and it's made as accessible as possible to children with inclusions such as the Coach Stop Play Area which has themed imaginative play equipment, kids' books, a play carriage and a life size replica steed.
There's also an interactive element to the museum, so kids can get hands on with parts of the collection so long as they're respectful.
How much does it cost?
- Free Under: 3 years
When can we go?
10am to 4pm daily. Closed Good Friday, ANZAC Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Excursions welcomed with pre booking..
Cafe on site offering hot and cold snacks and drinks. Separate food themed play area within cafe with clear line of sight from all tables..
Any Top Tips?
30 minute guided tours are conducted at 10.30am daily, free with admission..
What people are saying?
by Iris Collins
WOW! Something for everyone here. Took me back to my childhood and beyond.
Ignited some memories that were hidden.
A good few hours are needed here for anyone wanting to step back in time and see how "hard times" really were.
A good collection of vintage coaches, carts and tools etc of bygone era.
Hands on for the kids and some interesting workshops,
Recommend for all
by Jordyn Wolrige
Nice modern museum. Cafes a 5 star must have.
by Craig Cole
by A Google User