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Golden Dragon Museum

5-11 Bridge street, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
+61 3 5441 5044
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What a gem of a surprise

We had this on our Bendigo to do list to get an understanding of the Chinese story to Bendigo. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doug M
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Leura, Australia
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Fascinating!

There is a real sense of history as you walk through this incredible space with its many displays... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marcel C
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  • Average7%
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5-11 Bridge street, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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+61 3 5441 5044
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had this on our Bendigo to do list to get an understanding of the Chinese story to Bendigo. We got that and more. The story of the Chinese presence was well presented and preserved including the difficulties they experienced during some of the less...More

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a real sense of history as you walk through this incredible space with its many displays detailing history of the Chinese in early Bendigo. Make sure you take in the gardens & the working temple... you won’t be disappointed.

Thank Marcel C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely a must see if you are going to Bendigo. The dragon's are spectacular. Some of the artifacts are amazing and the history is really interesting. The garden is an added bonus.

Thank Trish F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum offers real inside into the contribution of the Chinese from the days of the Gold Ruth up to the present. It houses an informative exhibition with many artefacts from the early days of colonisation as well as beautiful examples of Chinese arts and...More

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved it as was unaware of the cultural significance in the town. A great incite into the towns history

Thank shylorocky
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Travelled via the taking tram, had one hour to spend looking through, before tram returned. An excellent guide , very Interesting and so peaceful. Worth seeing.

Thank manleyhelen9
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We spent a few hours here and were impressed with the knowledge and information passed to us by those who work here. The overall impression is of quiet and peace. Some of the writings and exhibits are not peaceful but give an insight into life...More

Thank natalierosegretton
Reviewed 13 September 2017

There is an Asian guide who is very full of knowledge of the history of their collections. The massive dragon comes out once a year at Easter time. The collections from the 1800's when the Chinese people arrived to dig for gold, how they lived...More

Thank charlesa3582017
Reviewed 12 September 2017

My wife and I spent quite some time in this Museum, reading, in some detail many of the backgrounds to the exhibits and viewing exquisite and detailed workmanship in many formats throughout the museum. We then had lunch in the adjacent café - with friendly...More

Thank DADD23
Reviewed 7 September 2017

You can see all the history of the Chinese migration for the Goldfields. The conditions were horrendous at that time. The gardens are a great place to stroll through as well.

Thank nmph2017
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Lynn H
10 May 2016|
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Response from GoldenDragonMuseum | Property representative |
The Golden Dragon Chinese Tearoom serves light meals and refreshments. Tours Groups are able to book by calling the museum. The operating hours are 10am - 4pm Tue - Sun. Please refer to the website for pubic holiday trading... More
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philippa3585
17 November 2015|
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Response from GoldenDragonMuseum | Property representative |
You will need to contact the Central Deborah Mine for their price list, as it is not an attraction we manage or own.
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