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Port Douglas Court House Museum

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So Interesting.

Lovely little museum with so many interesting bits and pieces. Some really interesting stories... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Dianna D
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Murwillimbah
Unplanned Visit - Glad we did!

This was an Impromptu visit. We had some time to kill before heading to the airport. Came across... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Susana Q
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Brisbane, Australia
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Wharf Street | By Police Station at the top end of Wharf St, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Lovely little museum with so many interesting bits and pieces. Some really interesting stories. Worth a visit.

Thank Dianna D
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We booked for Courtys but still had to wait 45mins but it was worth waiting for. Live band was great & the meal & drinks very reasonably priced. The menu is really good.

Thank DavidFlorence
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Well worth the $2 entry fee . The historic displays of Port Douglas were very informative as was the short video reanactment of the 1887 trial of a local woman who was the only woman hanged in Queensland

Thank Tamara P
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Sorry I didn’t get pics we just devoured our food!!!!! Four adults- $113 excluding drinks. The Best Seafood basket I have ever had and I’m in hospitality!! Had it 2 nights in a row!!!! You will love it!!

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Very interesting spot to visit when you listen to some of the audio of a trial you really feel like one of the jurors

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

This was an Impromptu visit. We had some time to kill before heading to the airport. Came across the Port Douglas Old Court House and we are glad we popped in. Great value, many stories and polished up on some history. Thoroughly enjoyed and so...More

Thank Susana Q
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

If you have time to kill, go to the little courthouse museum in Port Douglas. It’s three dollars for hours of enthralling stories of the Port in its early settlement days. It’s first murder trial and how Port Douglas weathered WWII. There is an older...More

Thank ozzybrooks
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Lots of history and presented by a local volunteer that made the experience even better.Its great to find places like this still exist

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

We had already checked out of our motel and had a couple hours to kill. We walked through a few gift shops and ended up at the end of town by the police station. This museum is kind of tucked behind the police station so...More

Thank stjohnbeachlover
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This small museum near the police station is worthwhile if you are interested in history or just need to fill half an hour or so. $2 for entry. Very hot in there the day we went.

Thank Vicki H
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