Experience Living History
Prepare to be wowed as you step back in time to an era that has long been forgotten. Australia’s timber, farming and mining history lives again at this authentic and award winning 100% family owned attraction. Spend the day exploring the collection of more than 60 original buildings complete with shops, a functioning tearooms, antique motor vehicles, small engines, fashion, John Deere tractors and more.
Here’s what you’ve said about us…
Great Family Day Out We really enjoyed the day at Herberton Village. Was so great to look at all of the amazing things with... read morejpbrierley13/04/21
An absolute must to visit if you're visiting the Tablelands. Fascinating historical village with so much attention to detail. ... read moreDebbie Legge10/04/21
One of the best "olden days" places we have visited. There was so much to see and learn and getting... read moreK. Q09/04/21
My husband and I, had the privilege of visiting the Historic village at Herberton over the Easter break with family... read moreWyn Hall07/04/21
A museum like no other What a fabulous walk back in time...loved the coach house garage and school....would recommend a visit..somethung a little bit different... read more219noelc04/04/21
Fantastic Day out Seeing all the things from our past that we had forgotten about.
We were continuously saying to each other ‘oh... read morelynettel39821/03/21
Don’t miss! A totally amazing day, we were blown away by how great the place was.
The staff were so friendly and... read morepaul-andrew-oconnor17/03/21
Best attraction in Atherton Tablelands This place is a must must must do of the Atherton Tablelands.
We spent 2.5 hours here but could easily... read moreAnitaM8916/03/21
Wonderful day out We spent a lovely day here. Lots to see. Friendly staff. Full of knowledge. Very well kept and maintained gardens... read morehazelronm11/03/21
An amazing place to visit with so much on offer, that it is hard to encompass all displays and learning... read moreIan Darby11/03/21
Honestly folks, the words awesome, fantastic, incredible are not descriptive enough. I can't think of words to do this Historical... read moreGreen River11/03/21
Step back in time We had originally planned to stop in for a few hours and managed to spend the day and still could... read moreJet27510/03/21
Excellent exhibits. We were fortunate to see the blacksmith in action and talk to the wood turner. Both masters in... read moreJulie Waugh28/02/21
It was authentic, not commercial and full of interesting equipment and artifacts. My grand daughters missed out on a school... read moreJulie Bryant-Sullivan28/02/21
- Anna Who15/02/21
Amazing place, well and truly exceeded our expectations. Kids loved all of the displays and getting photos on some of... read moreLance Walsh26/01/21
Best historic experience Impossible to single out any particular exhibit. A visit to the historic village is a complete immersion into... read moreMAFellows25/01/21
Passionately run and maintained, this is a wonderful look in to the history of not only the local area, but... read moreJamie Percival16/01/21
Awesome way to spend the afternoon wandering back through time in amongst the beautiful gardens. Need a full day next time!Jarryd Londino16/01/21
MAKE THIS VISIT!! IT IS A MUST DO! Wow, wow, WOW! Whilst on our travels in the tablelands we had... read moreLaura Monique Colette Parsons14/01/21
Need a couple of days to get around here to look at the collection of stuff from as far back... read moreMatthew Manser12/01/21
We went for the morning and spent five and one-half hours enjoying the experience. There are so many different buildings/shops/workshops to cover everybody's interests. The atmosphere is genuine the displays authentic.juliebN4764GQ09/01/21
If your into vintage things this place has it all from trucks toys steam engines and a working train... read moreryan bicycle engineering06/01/21
Well worth the visit. My only regret was that we didn't give ourselves enough time, you really need a full... read moreBirgitt Thomas03/01/21
An extremely interesting place.So awesome to see just how much time and effort has been put in to this place... read moreDallas McLean03/01/21
This has to be one of the best. Fantastic historical village - so much stuff . The grounds are immaculate - the buildings and displays are fantastic. You... read moredontforgetyourhat31/12/20
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Explore everything happening at Historic Village, Herberton and understand our rich history by immersing yourself in our news and blogs.
Imagine this? This is the school of hard knocks – no heating or cooling apart from an open window...
Take a stroll down nostalgia lane, see a century-old mechanical blast from the past, or enjoy the...
An old work horse that saw gallant duty in Cairns over...
Explore Historic Village Herberton
Start planning your visit to the historical town of Herberton and discover the history of the oldest town on the Atherton Tablelands.
Start planning your visit to the historical town of Herberton, and discover the history of the oldest town on the Atherton Tablelands.
Take home a wonderful reminder of your trip to Historic Village Herberton with this beautifully printed, Souvenir Edition featuring all the special exhibits and collections on display. Also a great gift idea for loved ones.