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Brisbane Tramway Museum

20 Tramway St, Brisbane, Queensland 4055, Australia
+61 7 3351 1776
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Interesting Afternoon

Anyone who grew up in Brisbane during the era of trams will love this place. It will bring back... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
agordon62
EXCELLENT

This museum is manned by volunteers who clearly have a passion for their hobby .. AND .. are more... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
NiftyNorm
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20 Tramway St, Brisbane, Queensland 4055, Australia
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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

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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

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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

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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
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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

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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.

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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
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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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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Well laid out and interesting museum. Informative staff. Variety of displays on offer. May need upgrade to maintain interest.

Thank Wayne T
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

A tremendous step back in time when these wonderful, surprisingly-powerful trams existed on the streets in Brisbane! If you're an adult you'll feel like a kid again, and if you're a kid you'll be in heaven. Being able to sit and ride around in a...More

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Karen W
17 April 2018|
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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
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Response from Tramway M | Property representative |
Pensioner (senior) is $11.00 Info is available on the museum website.
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