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Army Museum North Queensland

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Located at Jezzine Barracks in Townsville, the Museum collects and exhibits objects and stories relating to the history of the Australian Army in North Queensland.
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Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
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+61 7 4721 1495
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was completely in awe of the work that has gone into this museum. So very well thought out and well preserved. The wall with the name of soldiers has been done with such craftsmanship. Are sure you travel into rooms 2&3 as they can...More

Thank beckie84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic display of our defence forces involvement through global conflicts since it's conception. The displays are fantastic and re informative, helpful volunteers add to the experience with their wealth of knowledge and experience. A must do when in the area. Check for...More

Thank Donza85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there by chance. The volunteers are so knowledgeable and friendly. The Museum is well presented and gives a true picture of our past.

Thank uschiTownsville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a really great and informative museum. There was a wide range of exhibits and they were very well organised. While the volunteers were quite knowledgable they did have a habit of interrupting at times. I wonder if it would work to use some...More

Thank Fearless803025
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this museum. I wasn’t sure what to expect coming here but I was pleasantly surprised. The WWI and WW2 exhibits were exceptional and the Korea/Vietnam exhibit was interesting as well. My children loved the interactive activities and the staff taught us so...More

Thank Azncat
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This museum is so well set out into areas of various wars and you can learn so much with all the written information with the displays. Time allowed for the museum is limited by how much do you want to read and learn. Totally recommend...More

Thank SteveGee63
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Lots of artefacts to view and lots of stories to read, but the whole experience was interrupted by the volunteers. When they have something relevant to say, that was great and we appreciate it, however when they interrupt you several times to view something that...More

Thank Charlotte J
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We visited as my husband is a huge history buff. I liked how the museum was set out, but some of the patrons (and volunteers) were very loud making it very distracting when reading exhibits. That really let down our whole experience unfortunately. We stayed...More

Thank AliKeane
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Well laid out museum being run and maintained by enthusiastic veterans. Very interesting artefacts and lovely people to tell you about the history.

Thank jennyraymond
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

This place was great. The volunteers who run it were very informative and knowledgeable. Would definitely recommend a visit

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