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Road Transport Hall of Fame

2 Norris Bell Avenue, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871, Australia
+61 8 8952 7161
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Speechless!

I've always been fascinated by old rusty man-made and cars. History of all and get the feeling of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Navid A
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What thet say about this place is TRUE

If my dearly beloved was not with me, I could have spent the whole day here. She only lasted 3... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
colkup
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Loxton, Australia
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2 Norris Bell Avenue, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871, Australia
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+61 8 8952 7161
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"ghan museum"
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"old cars"
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"amazing collection"
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"transport history"
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"big trucks"
in 3 reviews
"huge collection"
in 4 reviews
"on display"
in 14 reviews
"allow plenty of time"
in 6 reviews
"whole family"
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"great museum"
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"couple of hours"
in 8 reviews
"take your time"
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"well worth the visit"
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"early days"
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"few hours"
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"entry fee"
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"trucking"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've always been fascinated by old rusty man-made and cars. History of all and get the feeling of how it was in their days of glory. Anyone likes these kind of stuff then this is one of the best junk yard collection I've ever been....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If my dearly beloved was not with me, I could have spent the whole day here. She only lasted 3 hours.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is a massive collection of trucks, cars and motorbikes from across spanning many generations For those enthusiasts and anyone with an interest in the history motor transport you are sure to find something here for you. Great for kids and teens ( particularly...More

Thank Sprat72
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited whilst my parents were in town, as a family outing to see some Aussie history. Three adults and a toddler. Lots to see here. Kenworth exhibit is awesome. We spent about two hours here but can easily understand how others spend much longer...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Plan to stay awhile. So many vehicles from brand new trucks, to buses, to old cars. So much to entice the eyes. The big kids love this just as much if not more than the little ones There are two sections and you need to...More

Thank Karen A
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We had not been to this venue for over 15 years and were very pleased with its development. The range of displays and the transport history both pioneers and vehicles is vast. If you are into history and trucks, cars etc, this is a must...More

Thank Ron H
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

What a great museum! Allow a full day to look at all the trucks and cars dating right back to the early 1900's. There is a selection of Army vehicles including a tank. Kenworth have two huge buildings with tens of millions of dollars worth...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

This museum features a number of Kenworth trucks that were shipped direct from the production line to the museum to be preserved in brand new condition. Also a large number of restored trucks, as well as unrestored trucks brought to the museum as they were...More

Thank Archie W
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

I have a deep interest in about anything mechanical, and this museum has a huge variety of vehicles and machinery. It looks like many have been donated, so there is a wide spectrum vehicle conditions. The vehicle conditions range from nicely restored to piles of...More

Thank DavidFromDenverCO
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

My husband is an Eartmoving Contractor and we easily spent 3 hrs here. It was incredible to say the least. There was so much to see we didn’t even get to the Ghan so we will save that for next time. The Kenworth hall of...More

Thank Muscles123
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l0uiseth0mps0n
11 June 2017|
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Response from Andrea M | Reviewed this property |
I looked them up and l think they open every day except like xmas day etc. Open from 9am till 5pm. Might be best to ring them on 08 89527161 or look up their site and email them before you plan to go. Hope this helps you.
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Karen B
3 September 2016|
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Response from thelma h | Reviewed this property |
Depending what you want to see, whether the old ghan museum, tea rooms, and to board an old carriage is approx $12 per adult. Souvenirs are pricey. The other side is the Kenworth Trucking Hall of Fame that has trucks of... More
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Cheryl W
17 March 2016|
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Response from thelma h | Reviewed this property |
When we were there both the Road Transport and the Old Ghan opened at 9am
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