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National Vietnam Veterans Museum

25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
+61 3 5956 6400
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25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took teenagers & hound kids here. There’s a heap of memorabilia to interest & educate all ages, and an short film you must watch. Far more technical than I expected of this place. Kids loved a sit in the chopper. At the end it was...More

Thank Bianca L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is my second visit here and the first time taking the family that includes an easily bored 8 yr old. We spent a good 2 hours there and no one was bored. The information and items on display is amazing and a credit to...More

Thank lonisoy
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We really do appreciate feedback. We are so pleased your 8 yr old was engaged and interested in the exhibits. There are over 20,000 artefacts and memorabilia, so plenty to see and lots of video...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my 5 year old grandson and even though he didn't understand the story of Vietnam, he was completely absorbed by the sound and light show as well as the various vehicles. The staff (all volunteers) are great and only to willing to make a...More

Thank Kelcardon
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so pleased you and your grandson had a great time at the Museum. We encourage a hands on visit, where children are able to touch and sit in vehicles to create a memorable experience. Thanks you for reviewing NVVM and for visiting us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s been nine year since our last visit. The displays are clear and informative. Volunteers are friendly and can talk to you about the exhibits. Thanks to all that donate memorabilia to be displayed.More

Thank Liz N Darren T
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming back to visit the Museum. You would have seen great changes. We are fortunate in receiving items which are donated so we can display them for others to see. We are very grateful for all donations pertaining to the Vietnam War....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A well run by volunteers with a good exhibition. So sad to read the stories and the multimedia presentation is cleverly done.More

Thank Mothperience
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your comments and taking the time to write a review. The holographic Light & Sound Show is the best way to start a visit as it covers the causes and the consequences of the Vietnam War. We get really positive feedback about...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely incredible experience really opened our eyes to the dedication of our military services and the horrors they had to face. Recommended must see while visiting beautiful Phillip Island.More

Thank Peter W
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review. The response from visitors can be emotional for some and thought provoking to most. Our volunteers are all well informed and if anyone has questions they will always try to assist them in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my family including two teenage boys. They have a really great collection including some great media pieces. The handheld device add-on for $3 each was well worth it for a little extra info on many of the exhibits. The volunteers were lovely and well...More

Thank Megan R
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so glad you and your family found the visit to the Museum so interesting. We are very pleased with the Infowands which are the handheld devices. It makes the visit so much more informative for visitors. Thank you for visiting the Museum and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good quick visit on the way past. Eye opening and a reminder of not so long ago. Exhibits well displayed and easy to view.

Thank Tony B
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for calling in and for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate the feedback. We aim to provide information so visitors leave more aware about the Vietnam War and those who served there.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enroute to Phillip Island from Melbourne this was a serendipitous discovery as one crosses the bridge into the island.. Standing majestically to the left as one heads towards town center. A well stocked museum filled with armoured vehicles, planes, helicopters and many memorabilia relating to...More

Thank Nga S
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful review and for visiting the Museum. We are the only Museum in Australia which is totally dedicated to providing information about the Vietnam War and this controversial period in Australian history. I am so glad you found it interesting.

Reviewed 15 December 2017

Being of the age at the time of conscription it was interesting to find out more about what friends went through. If you are on the island go & have a look & watch the film too.More

Thank pies1990
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We do cover so many stories from so many Vietnam veterans who had diverse roles and worked in many different capacities. The Museum tells the whole story of their expereinces in Vietnam. Thank you for...More

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