We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Opal Museum

194 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
+61 7 3857 7740
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
So interesting and informative!

I was lucky enough to have a private tour around the museum and it was amazing! Both ladies were... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kia M
via mobile
Great fun

Fun, interesting and a very nice shop at the end of the museum. The owner is very kind and helpful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura B
via mobile
Read all 75 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
194 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
CONTACT
Website
+61 7 3857 7740
Write a ReviewReviews (75)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to have a private tour around the museum and it was amazing! Both ladies were very informative and engaging, and answered any questions I had about opals. I'm definitely going to recommend this museum to family and friends visiting Brisbane. 10/10!!...More

Thank Kia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun, interesting and a very nice shop at the end of the museum. The owner is very kind and helpful too. Good visit :)

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great introduction into types and values of opals. Great for families, particularly. Watch the recorded interviews with the miners - very interesting.

Thank Bazurka
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

An absolutely wonderful experience, with an exceptional host / tour guide, Geoff! Lots to learn, videos, books, displays, and hands on experience... And if interested, plenty to consider to buy, no pressure... A truly great afternoon!

Thank DoloresMaryC
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

It was both an education and a fun shopping trip! Geoff is very knowledgeable and happy to share that knowledge: verbally, with samples and via videos. You will walk away knowing start to finish on opals. After the museum, we thought we’d buy a rough...More

Thank GetAround1
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I was looking for something a bit different to do with the children on a pupil free day. We love museums, but I wanted to find a niche one to visit. I wasn't sure what the Opal Museum would be like...I wondered if it was...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Opal is a specific Australian Stone which is valued mostly by the Australian People. It valued the same as Diomond of the Other Part of the world.. Here they can educate U on Opal can give U the Book On it as well one can...More

Thank HONEYISH
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

One of the most incredible mineral museums I have ever seen, with the most beautiful opals I have ever seen (even being a collector and geologist). The guided tour is also amazing and very informative!

1  Thank rfdaltro
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely place and very welcoming. Interesting facts and videos about the history of opals. The guide was very informative and very welcoming. Highly recommend attending.

Thank louisek1981
Reviewed 15 August 2017

With no knowledge of opals I went there to buy a gift for some friends in Vietnam as a thank you. Geoff took me through the basics of opals and why they are priced that way in a no pressure style. A week later my...More

Thank matthewsF2416NT
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Fiamme Trattoria
119 reviews
.91 km away
Hudson Corner
59 reviews
.86 km away
Efes One Turkish Restaurant
98 reviews
.91 km away
The Green Edge
49 reviews
.70 km away
Nearby Attractions
Vanilla Zulu Culinary Adventures
78 reviews
1.37 km away
Newstead House
111 reviews
2.00 km away
Jan Power's Farmers Markets
42 reviews
2.75 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Opal Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit