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Fun afternoon experience

This is a small but very enjoyable attraction. There is a little display briefly outlining the... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Brisbane, Queensland
Great afternoon activity

If you're interested in Brisbane history, and rail, trains and trams generally, then the Brisbane... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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20 Tramway St, Brisbane, Queensland 4055, Australia
+61 7 3351 1776
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Reviewed 28 March 2013

We visited the Brisbane Tramway Museum last Sunday afternoon (24th March 2013 ) with my partner's grandchildren aged 4 and 18 months. The Tramway Museum had 5 trams operating that day and we travelled on them all - some multiple times. We were impressed that...More

5  Thank Bill E
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

This is a small but very enjoyable attraction. There is a little display briefly outlining the history of trams in Brisbane to look at while you buy your ticket for the main reason to visit - continuous tram rides. Different historic trams are used throughout...More

Thank geographyguy_11
Reviewed 7 July 2018

If you're interested in Brisbane history, and rail, trains and trams generally, then the Brisbane Tramway Museum is a must do activity. The volunteers at the Brisbane Tramway Museum are extremely knowledgeable and have been meticulous in bringing several of Brisbane's historic trams back to...More

Thank nathgd88
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Anyone who grew up in Brisbane during the era of trams will love this place. It will bring back memories of bygone days. The guides are very knowledgeable about the trams. You get to travel on six different trams dating from the earliest, built in...More

Thank agordon62
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This museum is manned by volunteers who clearly have a passion for their hobby .. AND .. are more than willing to share their information

Thank NiftyNorm
Reviewed 24 December 2017

This museum is dedicated to extensive tram system that existed in Brisbane until the early 1960's. There is a reasonable number of working trams running on a quarter mile of track and a larger number of vehicles undergoing work. It is run by very helpful...More

Thank 967grahamf
Reviewed 14 December 2017

The enthusiastic and friendly volunteers operated a variety of vintage trams in very pleasant surroundings. The guided tour given by one of the founder members, a mine of information, was a bonus. A very enjoyable afternoon, the museum would be a great place to combine...More

Thank Peter Q
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Thanks to dedicated volunteers :-) I couldn’t get my two boys off the teams - plenty of space and organised displays - it’s a regular meeting spot for vintage car clubs as well

Thank teriwong
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It was a fun day for the whole family. really brought back memories of the good old days. glad to see my childhood still running.

Thank scoobydoo234
Reviewed 21 May 2017

As trams go they went for the cheap option in Brisbane - small - no wonder they did not last like they have in Melbourne - true tram lovers only

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What an excellent piece of Brisbane history, It is well worth a visit, the volunteers do an awesome job and are full of great fun and interesting facts,. We got to side on 6 or 7 different trams and learn about their history and that...More

Thank Cheryl M
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Karen W
17 April 2018|
Response from agordon62 | Reviewed this property |
It would depend on the degree of difficulty. There are a couple of steps up into each tram, and walking from parking area to the office is on grass, so not great for wheelchairs or walkers. However, the day I went there was... More
27 November 2017|
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Response from Tramway M | Property representative |
Pensioner (senior) is $11.00 Info is available on the museum website.