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Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) is the NT's premier cultural institution. Enjoy permanent exhibition highlights such as Cyclone Tracy, Natural History and Sweetheart, a famous croc as well as exciting temporary...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
19 Conacher St | Bullocky Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 8 8999 8264
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Loved the displays especially Cyclone Tracey and natural history. Sweetheart was a hit with our grandkids

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 163warrens
Reviewed 2 days ago

A well presented Museum and Art gallery, You could spend a long time here. There are so may different things to see, something for everyone.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MinicooperAdelaide
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Darwin the Tiwi islands and Linchfield national park. It was the most amazing experience. I would absolutely recommend this trip to anyone who would like a cultural experience. The people on the island could not have been more friendly I loved there hospitality....More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love a good museum and this one is no exception. The ‘donation’ based entry fee was a big surprise and great for anyone trying to travel with young families on a budget. The cyclone Tracy section was awesome! In fact the whole experience was...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank JMD1226
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off here on hop on hop off bus trip, free entry to most of the museum. So me exhibits have a fee but they were closed when we visited.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jbearKent
Reviewed 1 week ago

With friends in tow I was keen to show them this excellent Museum which has a variety of displays. They remembered too well Cyclone Tracy back in 1974, and understood more clearly the terror that Darwinites experienced on that occasion. Of course Sweetheart is always...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sandykperth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This morning we had a late start and we decided to visit this fine establishment. On arrival we had morning tea before walking at a leisurely pace around all the different types of exhibits. Everything was interesting especially having video's available to watch in the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 401helenp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love museums but this one is so modern and the displays are very well presented. Spent several hours there. Very good gift shop and friendly helpful staff.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Voyage557592
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the Aboriginal artists’ work! The collection of vintage boats & exhibit of historical photos/colonial artifacts was also extremely interesting. Overall, a nice snapshot of this region. Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Marian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting Art Gallery with whole sections devoted to Aboriginal Art. Also a whole area devoted to the devastating Cyclone Tracy which hit Darwin.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Trevor M
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11 August 2019|
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Response from Cecelia C | Reviewed this property |
Free entry but worth giving a donation to support their great work.
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Response from Kiwibob739 | Reviewed this property |
I went on a weekend and it was 10am - 5pm