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Opal Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Tiny place that's in a strip mall

This is a maze of rooms that the owner decided to dedicate to opals. It's hands-on and you'll learn... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
H2675VQlindas
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Morgan Hill, California
A Great Brisbane Find

Beautiful little shop and a great sized museum with a lot of information available through the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Meander317805
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A fascinating incite into this unique and iconic Australian industry and explore the wonder and magnificence of nature.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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196 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
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All reviews no pressure to buy beautiful jewelry loose stones personal tour interesting visit on display interesting facts australian history great introduction visiting brisbane free entry great for families few hours mining video shop information
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a maze of rooms that the owner decided to dedicate to opals. It's hands-on and you'll learn the history of opals, where and how they're mined and there's a jewelry shop attached that had some of the best opals I've ever seen for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful little shop and a great sized museum with a lot of information available through the wonderful staff/owners, interactive displays, and videos. I didn't know this gem existed thought it was only a shop. The staff are lovey and actually have a passion for what...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Meander317805
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience, unique museum and knowledgeable staff.! :) It’s really worth to bring enough time as this needs it and it’s also worth it. Much fun und the very best souvenir to bring back from Australia. Thank you to all the time shared.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ursula_zug
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing. Something for everyone. Heaps of information on formation, types of opal and other interesting geology.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JUDDYNZ1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tons of information and great opal samples. Many mining historys. Definitely worth a visit or even two.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rudolfo89
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

I came to the Brisbane opal museum for the first time. I have a very special experience. I have videos from various languages ​​to make it easier for me to understand.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank L6049MJ_
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

I did not expect a personal tour and commentary but that is what we got. You can tell this is a passion for the owner/guide. The films were short and informative and we really enjoyed learning about the different types of opals and seeing examples...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 361eddien
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Entertaining, informative and air conditioned. The specimens were incredible and I left with a new well of knowledge

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Edmond C
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

很棒的地方!在我來澳洲之前根本不知道什麼是opal, 只知道oppo😂但我現在愛上他們了。我也喜歡他們牆上對自己的期許,這裡雖然還不大,不過我相信他們可以達成的! Awesome place! Before I came to AU I had no idea about OPAL...but now I love them! I like the goal on the wall also. It’s not so big here now. But I’m sure they’ll reach it !

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Meander828010
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely opals! Great videos! Cute place, easy to get to by bus also! Would come back again! Very educational!

Date of experience: October 2018
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