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Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum

Mahony Ave | Gascoyne Region, Carnarvon, Western Australia 6701, Australia
+61 8 9941 9901
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Not to be missed

After hearing nothing but good reviews from friends we took the time to show a visiting relative... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Carol D
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Carnarvon, Australia
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Interesting

Really interesting history. Occupied us for 3 hours there. Lot of different area to visit with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
l3n0r
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Rockingham, Australia
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Celebrating the role Carnarvon played in the NASA manned space program of the 1960's - 1970's and the role of OTC Carnarvon satellite earth station.Open seven days per week. 9Am - 4pm (April - Sept) 10am - 2pm (Oct - March)Closed Christmas Day
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“moon landing” (20 reviews)
“apollo missions” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Mahony Ave | Gascoyne Region, Carnarvon, Western Australia 6701, Australia
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+61 8 9941 9901
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After hearing nothing but good reviews from friends we took the time to show a visiting relative the museum. Great decision! This is definitely a facility not to be missed and definitely worthy of spending an extra night in Carnarvon. The history of not only...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really interesting history. Occupied us for 3 hours there. Lot of different area to visit with exhibits in it.

Thank l3n0r
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This museum is the top activity in the town. Lot's to see and do for all agegroups and gender. You can experience a simulated launch in a Apollo11 space capsule.

Thank Stefan S
Phil6701, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thankyou for visiting us and taking the time to review our museum. We hope you'll come again.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Enjoyable couple of hours learning about Carnarvon space centre's role in first moon landing and other space adventures. includes interactive displays. Loved having a go on space invaders game again. Also tea and coffee provided with cost of ticket. Can purchase a muffin.

Thank MrsCar64
Phil-Youd, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for your review. We appreciate you visiting us and hope you tell your friends to pop in.

Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the opportunity the visit the dish and climb to the first level. Also took a ride in the Apollo module .

Thank Stephen B
Phil-Youd, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The price was good, very cheap. Very friendly staff! The museum was very informative and interactive. However, it was a lot smaller than what I had expected. Most of the interactive equipment was out of order. My favorite things in this museum was the shuttle...More

Thank Jazy J
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Very well done very informative, good explanations, well laid out great fun experiencing the simulated trip to the moon

Thank LynneSusanne
Phil-Youd, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks for your review. Please visit us again.

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Running on reputation as it's best by date is well past. The price is cheap at $ 10 so possibly worth the money

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff who encouraged the kids learning and knowledge in a fun and interactive way. From the learning sheets to the interactive zone And dressing up for the space rocket experience. Very well run. Free tea and coffee. Would definitely recommend

Thank TravellingPatrol
Phil6701, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Please tell all your friends about us. We are all volunteers and appreciate your review.

Reviewed 22 September 2017

I had read other reviews about the Space Museum & to get there early for the simulator experience so thank you everyone. We arrived early & suited up, the gentleman who was on hand, took photos and because there wasn't a queue yet, he explained...More

Thank Billy007863
Phil6701, General Manager at Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We hope you will visit again as things are always changing.

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Pamela M
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Response from Peter C | Reviewed this property |
$12 i think it is run by volunteers
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Response from Phil6701 | Property representative |
Hi, Buzz Aldrin opened our museum in 2012.
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