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Army Museum North Queensland

Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 1495
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Townsville and the Australian Army: Walking History Tour with Optional City...
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Located at Jezzine Barracks in Townsville, the Museum collects and exhibits objects and stories relating to the history of the Australian Army in North Queensland.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
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“men and women” (3 reviews)
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Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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+61 7 4721 1495

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Visited yesterday and was totally impressed with the lifelike displays of the trenches in Hill 60. In fact the whole museum was world class. The staff are great and approach you to tell you more about the exhibits. The admission is free with a donation...More

Thank Dia N
Reviewed 9 September 2017

It was great to be able to explore the army museum and get an understanding of the history, particularly of the Townsville area. The volunteers were all really lovely and knowledgeable.

Thank rebby6
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Not especially a military museum fan, but glad we called in here. When we found it only cost a voluntary donation to get in and was manned by volunteers, we thought it would be worth a look, but adjusted our expectations accordingly. How wrong we...More

Thank Steve394
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a fantastic local museum run by volunteers. There are several areas documenting all theatres of war with fantastic relics and replicas. Plenty of information available and it's definitely worth a visit when in the area. Be sure to check its opening hours first.

Thank Donza85
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A fabulous place to review the major events encountered by the armed forces from the Boer war right up to today. The standard of the exhibits is phenominal the staff knowledgable and friendly. Plan to spend all the time the museum is open and you...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We had been to the Australian War Memorial in Canberra only a week before, and the quality of this museum is equal to that standard! Set in a very tropical environment and great lookouts from the old gun emplacements, this is an very fine exhibit...More

Thank AussieAndrew10
Reviewed 5 July 2017

First a word of advice- don't expect to see or read everything in this world class military museum. With 3 display rooms covering pre-WW1, WW1 and WW2, and post 1945. and a fascinating range of displays, covering a huge range of military topics, from the...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I took my Mother to see her father's war memorabilia, and I also have visted several times. This museum is one of the best I have seen - it has good quality exhibitions, well researched, and passionate museum attendants and very family and kid friendly....More

Thank lt122mac
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We visited this museum recently, following a recommendation from a local. When you walk in the front door, you may think it is only one room of memorabilia, but there are three more rooms. Take your time - ask the volunteers questions - they are...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 10 June 2017

3 sections packed with information on WW1, WW2 then Korea/Vietnam and peacekeeping operations, the latter of particular interest to me. Free entry makes it even more attractive.

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