Museum in Gympie

Gympie Gold Mining & Historical Museum

Spread over 15 historical buildings, Gympie's gold-mining museum holds a diverse collection of mining equipment and steam engines. There's a decent cafe, open 9am to 4pm, and activities such as gold panning.

Museum in Gympie

Woodworks Museum

On the highway north of town, this museum displays memorabilia and equipment from the region's old logging days. The huge steam-driven sawmill is particularly impressive.