The Henry Parkes Centre, Parkes

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  • Very disappointed that it was closed. Wanted to see the heritage section with all the old farm machinery. No explanation to why it was closed or when it will re open.  more »
  • Friendly, enthusiastic staff , 2 museums and a videography of Henry Parkes life. I must admit listening to Parkes life story and what he achieved from very humble UK beginnings, I felt inspired to...  more »
  • Excellent place about how the 'Big Dish' works. Has documentary movies on it, too. Explanation panels & other paraphenalia. Great souvenirs, too. Great Cafe, too. Whispering dishes, too. Nice garden.
  • There are some really nice places in Parkes and this would be one of them just down the road I seen a big steam train so I got a photo of that as well I hope you enjoy your stay in Parkes and while you're here go out to the dish it is well worth the drive from mwh

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