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Kokopo War Museum: Tours & Tickets

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| East New Britain Historical & Cultural Centre, Rabaul, East New Britain 611, Papua New Guinea
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Reviewed 1 week ago

an interesting collection of old war guns, vehicles etc and old tractors. Displays of pictures also and able to buy post cards.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank pcandma
Reviewed 19 July 2019

Our guide stopped here on a private tour. He stopped here first before all of the cruise ship buses came and and we practically had the place to ourselves. The museum is on two floors in multiple buildings. There are artifacts and exhibits on the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank okiesooner09
Reviewed 27 March 2019 via mobile

Was unaware that so much Australian history existed here - learnt so much - an invaluable experience

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Schmidie2014
Reviewed 26 March 2019 via mobile

Ankeret in rabaul. Went here on one day trip fantastic location. Many things from 2ww. Australian, Japanese and USA

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 762henrike
Reviewed 16 March 2019

Artifacts are showing their age but quite an interesting place to visit.. a must see for any trip to PNG

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SWEETPEA032011
Reviewed 13 March 2019

This was an interesting place, with many Japanese relics left. Being left out in the weather over time they will disappear. Some wild life there. like Crocs.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank michellejeanette
Reviewed 4 March 2019

Lots of great artifacts and kid friendly not far from Rapopo in Kokopo; friendly staff and very patient with our group

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank leedinpng
Reviewed 4 March 2019 via mobile

We hired a taxi for the day to take us around the attractions of Rabaul & Kokopo. The museum housed numerous WW2 relics including documents & posters. The grounds are very interesting filled with aircraft guns, torpedoes, & worm torn Japanese planes & artillery shot...More

Date of experience: March 2019
32  Thank Ellemay
Reviewed 15 October 2018

The museum has some great stuff, but its really disappointing to see how run down it is, and that many of the displays are damaged or have disappeared. Someone obviously spent a lot of time and money to set the museum up, but now there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank JoDo43
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

A small mostly open air museum of relics mainly from the Japanese occupation in WW2. Bits of armament, old tanks, a old fighter,a copy of the Japanese Instrument of Surrender, 2 crocodiles in small ponds and some captive parrots. Worth a wander through

Date of experience: September 2018
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8 September 2016|
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Response from DaveRobbo52 | Reviewed this property |
There are buildings there that are not wheelchair accessible, if you walk around the site you will have no problems there are engines and planes on the ground
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19 June 2015|
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Response from MissSusieMac |
Apologies, I forgot to add - the temperature is approx.: 33 degrees warm, maybe hotter by mid day. This tempreture is all year round. There is no winter , just wet & dry season.
13 April 2015|
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Response from Lentara | Reviewed this property |
I used the tour from the ship,it covered the Kokopo area, Bita Paka cemetery, and a jap tunnel tour, but there were a lot of locals outside the wharf touting tours, for certain cheaper as well, but the Kokopo war museum... More