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Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology

1-63 the Abbey Place | off Old Toorbul Rd, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
+61 7 5495 1652
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ABBEY MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL 20017

We spent the weekend at the festival and it was the best time we had this year, there was a lot to... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
MBB1952
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
Not worth it

So small, don't waste your time with this place, definitely not worth the time at all. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Jason M
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Caboolture, Australia
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Travel back in time to ancient and classical worlds inside the treasure house of 500,000 years of human history. View Abbey Church’s 13th century medieval stained glass collection, and historical jewelry and artefacts from Europe’s Renaissance period and industrial revolution.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1-63 the Abbey Place | off Old Toorbul Rd, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

We spent the weekend at the festival and it was the best time we had this year, there was a lot to see, lots of stalls,, Medieval Weapons, the Grand Parade, Champion Horse Archers, Tourney Of Two Houses, Jousting and we really enjoyed the Shuvani...More

Thank MBB1952
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

So small, don't waste your time with this place, definitely not worth the time at all. Plenty of other places could goto and enjoy much more than this

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Have been coming to this event for a number of years and have always enjoyed the atmosphere ,food and activities This year unfortunately there was a long wait for admission as they only had two security guards checking the bags for hundreds of people There...More

Thank Dianne B
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We were surprised by how much fun the kids and adults both had. Well priced for entry. The kids we given a question work book to do whilst looking at the exhibits, they had to find certain items we got right into it. They had...More

Thank Coupchamp
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you so much for your review, and great image!

Reviewed 27 January 2017

Spend some time here if you have the chance. They are adding to the works all the time and it is well worth the visit.

Thank fredbearbigears
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Thanks so much for the review, it is an exciting time for collection, education and events at the Abbey Museum

Reviewed 19 January 2017

Celebrating European and world cultures out in the countryside is unusual. You would expect a place like this in a city perhaps but it's unusual for Australia anyway. We went a few years ago to see the collection, then again one year for the large...More

Thank Sabina S
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review, we hope to see you again next time you are in the area.

Reviewed 4 December 2016

We had a look through the museum at their Christmas market. Very well laid out and surprising treasures for such a small museum. Also went into the church to look at their amazing stained glass windows. Staff were on hand to give further information on...More

Thank Sue_and_Trev0r
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016

Thank you so much for leaving us a review, we recommend subscribing to our newsletter, or just following us on Facebook, you will be able to know all the details of all of our fabulous events. Thank you so much for coming to what was...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We were amazed at this museum, seemingly in the middle of nowhere. Well laid out artefacts dating to many thousands of years BC. There was an open day but usually $12 per adult. Continue on to Bribie Island- about 25 min further. The tourist info...More

Thank Shelley G
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

We feel so lucky that you came to visit, thank you so much for the fabulous review - and yes, totally agree about the coffee at Sandstone Point Hotel.

Reviewed 12 November 2016

Yes its relatively small, however its done very nicely and has a nice display of items from the area and its located in one of those nice hidden away gem spots Bribe island. If your in the area do take a visit you will be...More

Thank Ron W
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thank you so much, we are glad you enjoyed our hidden gem!

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

A little on the pricey side but we enjoyed the visit we learned a lot The staff helped with great facts and knowledge

Thank Samantha M
Suesann V, Public Relations Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2016

Thank you so much for your review, we love passing on feedback like this to our wonderful staff.

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