Miles Historical Village Museum boasts a pioneer streetscape with over 34 buildings portraying an early Queensland rural town. Sharing over 40,000 collection artefacts; presenting stories and experiences that entertain, engage and inspire our community and visitors; enriching their understanding and appreciation of Western Downs Region and themselves. A leading regional heritage museum providing a quality cultural experience with a focus on Creating Visions of Our Past for Future Generations.
Who are the people behind Miles Historical Village Museum?
Miles Historical Village Museum has an awesome team of Committee Members, Staff and ‘Village People Volunteers’ that work tirelessly to deliver excellence in Cultural Heritage Tourism!
The Miles Historical Village Museum is a 'must-do' when in the Western Downs. Anytime is a great time for a visit but the whole town comes alive every second September with the Miles Back to the Bush Festival.
Posted by Western Downs Queensland on Monday, 18 June 2018
Tell us something quirky or memorable about you, your team, your customer or your business
‘If you remember it! We have it!’, sharing over 40,000 objects and stories. A day of discovery awaits at Miles Historical Village Museum, a place where visitors and history meet!
We are pet friendly and enjoy meeting all creatures great and small! Take a walk through history- Explore! Experience! Enjoy!
What’s the favourite thing you love about your business?
Everyday we are awe inspired by the vision, scale and sheer hard work that has been invested in our community to create such a unique and vital asset. The opportunity to work closely with community, visitors, staff and volunteers is exciting and invigorating. Working together to achieve excellence in Cultural Heritage with an awesome and committed team is perhaps the most exciting element of being involved in Miles Historical Village Museum.
What’s the company background?
A small team of truly inspirational, dedicated and committed community members established the Miles & District Historical Society some 50 years ago. The Society worked tirelessly to create and develop the outstanding Cultural Tourism facility we now know as Miles Historical Village Museum. Their efforts, energy and vision has seen the establishment of a facility that adds to the economic, social and cultural fabric of our community, region and nation!
What’s your ultimate vision for Miles Historical Village Museum?
Seeing Miles Historical Village Museum as a pivotal local business not just a not-for-profit community organisation! It’s value economically, socially and culturally; contributing to community pride!
A testimonial about Miles Historical Village Museum?
“Go and see this excellent local museum. Certainly one of the best we have seen anywhere in our travels in Australia or overseas. An credit to community and volunteers”.
“Toured the whole museum. A very commendable effort for such a small community. Very educational for a non Aussie”.
More information about Miles Historical Village Museum
Tourism Region: QLD-Southern Queensland Country region
Industry sector: Attractions