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Old Timers Mine & Museum


Relive history and step back in time to 1916 with this original opal mine, historical mine/ museum and underground home, designed to give you the ultimate underground experience.

Continuous self guided tours and maps available in different languages.

Come and see some of the first opal found by William Hutchison in 1915.
The experience of the Old Timers Mine & Museum is one that is truly unique to this unusual town.

Come and talk to our friendly staff about opals and underground living and mining.

Due to current health advice on social distancing, please contact the business for the most up to date information regarding opening times and services.