woodworking tools and a guide for carpenters

National Carriage Factory

Permanent exhibition

Recommended for all ages

Queensland Museum Cobb+Co


The National Carriage Factory is a purpose-built, open plan working area honouring Australia’s skilled master craftsmen.

Here, vintage trade workshops and accredited training programs are conducted including woodwork, wheelwrighting, silversmithing and leatherwork.

Visitors can learn about the history of these trades, watch artisans at work, understand handcrafted production methods and enjoy the beauty of contemporary products that are original and innovative.

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