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Cousins Day Out

We visited the Fort Queenscliff Museum on a pearler of a day and were greeted by two amazing tour... read more

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Josh G
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Mary is a National Treasure

We loved the tour. It’s our second visit in 5 years and Mary showed us and told us things we had... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gordon M
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Mt Martha, Australia
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Great Family Entertaiment, enjoy the rare opportunity to tour a 19th century Coastal Artillery Fort. Amongst underground magazine, inside the Keep, fascinating artifacts and historial objects is the opportunity to try on uniforms from different...more
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King Street, Queenscliff, Victoria 3325, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Fort Queenscliff Museum on a pearler of a day and were greeted by two amazing tour guides ! Our family of 11 enjoyed every part of the tour and loved the tour guides stories and interesting facts about the fort. Thanks so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the tour. It’s our second visit in 5 years and Mary showed us and told us things we had never seen or heard before. Spritely, funny and interesting. It’s a great way to spend one and a half hours. And the views across...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to visit, lots of history to see & learn, a fun v informative older lady as our tour guide, its an amazing site to go with family if you like to know about army & navy operations in the olden...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Pearl S G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous tour. I loved every minute. Great facts and little stories about all of the buildings and guns. We were never bored and it only took just over an hour and a half (only due to a very large group on the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Emma R
Reviewed 23 November 2018

We enjoyed a fabulous tour with a well informed guide who kept us all entertained with some local history many may not know. A family with 4 young children also took the tour and neither the mother nor the others enjoyed that very much. Please...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mim L
Reviewed 19 November 2018

Visited last Saturday with 4 mates. The tour guide was very well researched and the tour very interesting. My friends considered this the highlight of our stay in Queenscliff.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Could not fault our experience. Our guide was engaging and knowledgeable and we all learned something about our own backyard. Great day out and should be done as local school excursions

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

Margaret, our group's guide, entertained our group of seniors for 2 hours with a humorous and very knowledgeable tour of the fort. Still occupied by defence personnel, the fort's place in the history of Australia's defences is interesting and varied. We could have spend even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Judith P
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I was a member of a tour group of retired military officers who visited the Fort on Sunday 21st Oct. We were met at the appointed time by our tour guide, Margaret. Margaret is an exceptional tour guide and took us around the fort explaining...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Peter I
Reviewed 22 October 2018

If you happen to visit Queenscliff do yourself a favour and take a guided tour through the Fort Queenscliff Museum and I’m sure you won’t be disappointed. The lovely Mary was our tour guide and she made our visit very interesting and informative with humour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chafee
7 May 2015|
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Response from Liz F | Property representative |
Good morning , I do apologise for not getting back sooner. Yes there is a 1pm tour each day of the week. They are run by Queenscliff Historical Tours nothing to do with the tours that are run by Fort Queenscliff. Its a pity... More
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