Australian Heritage Festival 2017: Tales from the Pharmacy

Come and hear the story of a small town pharmacist during the early 1900s. Young, single and female, setting out to do business in a dusty rural township. Discover lotions, potions, tonics and pills and everything needed to cure all your ills.

Come and discover the story of Dow’s Pharmacy, Chiltern.

Discover the story of a small town pharmacist during the early 1900s. Young, single and female, setting out to do business in a dusty rural township that was surviving on the spoils of a gold rush. See the lotions, potions, tonics and pills from over 60 years ago, and discover the intriguing list of snake oil cures and treatments. If the ailment didn’t kill you, the treatment might! You can even step into her shoes and make up a batch of pills.

Dow's Pharmacy - Planning your visit

Address:

42 Conness Street
Chiltern 3683 VIC

Phone:
(03) 5726 1597 or call Bookings Office on 03 9656 9889 Mon-Fri
Email:
chiltern@nattrust.com.au
What we offer:

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