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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 13 July 2017

This museum is filled with historical memoirs about a time so important in our history. The interactive show and exhibits are fantastic. The newly renovated plane is now visible from the road too. Staff are very friendly and proud of their museum. And so they...More

1  Thank Mauveen T
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. The Caribou 231 certainly stands out and is visible from the main road. Many months of work have gone into this project. It was brought from Queensland on 9 semi trailers and has been carefully...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth taking the time to visit the National Vietnam Veterans War Museum while on Philip Island . Allow at least 1 1/2 hours. The only one in Australia. Created and managed by Vietnam Veterans. It shares a lot of personal stories, has an incredibal...More

Thank Contessa-Elizab... W
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. We do recommend that visitors allow up to 2 hours as there is so much to see. We are currently working on Caribou 231 which is being reassembled at the front of the Museum, by volunteers. Not all of...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017

Totally a volunteer effort, I thought I'd visit out of respect to the serviceman who fought and to donate to a worthy cause. The staff were amazing and full of knowledge. The video presentation was informative and eye opening. I also didn't expect to see...More

Thank Justin M
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We often get comments that there is so much more here than visitors expected to see. We are constantly expanding and improving our displays to give visitors the best possible experience. Our volunteers are wonderful...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Wife and i went for a look and couldn't believe how well it was presented well informative with a 18min video to start off. Was very impressed with information available and very helpful volunteers. Steve and Len 🖒🖒 top blokrs. Worth a visit

Thank Leigh D
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you so much for your kind comments. The holographic Light & Sound Show is very informative and we get great feedback from it. I will pass your comments to Steve and Len. We are lucky to have some great volunteers here. Thanks for visiting.

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Excellent history of the war covering all aspects that were involved. Excellent restoration of vehicles and planes to look at and see the size of them, it was amazingMore

1  Thank Gillian D
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We have a very talented Restoration Team who are all volunteers. They are enthusiastic and knowledgeable with a wealth of talent between them. We have them to thank for keeping our aircraft and vehicles in such good condition. Thank you...More

Reviewed 20 June 2017

An excellent display put together solely by volunteers, if you are visiting Phillip Island make a point of going there and if not planning to visit the island then do so! Seriously - highly recommended.More

Thank Andrew G
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We are so lucky to have had so many dedicated volunteers and Vietnam veterans who have made the Museum what it is today. The current Exhibition, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, 1996 - 2017, outlines the...More

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Called in here with my family, ages between 4 and 75, there was plenty for everyone to look at and learn from. The many varied displays are fantastic and the audio-visual tent and display was very well put together. The volunteer staff were really helpful...More

Thank Jack B
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for reviewing the Museum. We love reading the comments. The holographic Light & Sound Show is really engaging and covers the causes and consequences of the Vietnam War. It's the best place to start the tour of the Museum. Our volunteers and staff...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

I have driven past this museum many times, and now I have finally visited. Really worth stopping and exploring the exhibits. Friendly volunteer staff are very helpful. Allow around 2 hours.More

1  Thank Alister B
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your comments. I am so pleased you decided to visit us. We have a huge range of displays and exhibits. Our current exhibition, National Vietnam Veterans Museum 1996 - 2017, is all about the story behind the Museum. We are also in...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic museum with plenty to see for all members of the family. Plenty of vehicle and aircraft on show along with weapons and accompanying stories. Good cafe and gift shop too.More

Thank Dan M
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for your great comments. There is so much to see and the Museum is deceptive from the outside. It is much bigger than people realise and people are always suprised at the amount of exhibits we have. The Nui Dat Cafe is a...More

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

$15 entry - well put together and a fair bit to see. The audio-visual display in the tent was a good way to start the visit. Rare war medals upstairs.

Thank Greyhound77
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We do have some interesting displays and I am glad you saw the medals which are really amazing. Thank you for visiting the Museum.

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