We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Queenscliffe Historical Museum

Closed today: Closed
Open today: Closed
Review Highlights
Most interesting comprehensive display of Queenscliff history.

This place is a must for anyone interested in the history of Queenscliff, particularly its military... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Martin H
,
Melbourne, Australia
Gorgeous and unexpected

We had no idea this place was here, but it was raining and we needed something to do. How wonderful... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
msrowland
,
Geelong, Australia
Read all 7 reviews
5
All photos (5)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Most interesting comprehensive display of Queenscliff history.”
18 Sep 2018
“Gorgeous and unexpected”
About
The Queenscliffe Historical Museum holds a wealth of items illustrating and documenting the history of the townships of Queenscliff and Point Lonsdale back to the earliest times. Casual visitors and researchers will find much to intrigue and...more
Closed today
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
49 Hesse St, Queenscliff, Victoria 3225, Australia
Website
+61 3 5258 2511
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (7)
Filter reviews
7 results
Traveller rating
5
2
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
5
2
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must for anyone interested in the history of Queenscliff, particularly its military & maritime aspects. All items are well displayed and are easily viewed in pleasant surroundings

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Martin H
Reviewed 19 September 2018

We had no idea this place was here, but it was raining and we needed something to do. How wonderful to find this fascinating little treasure trove, with it's mix of artifacts, costumes and all manner of things. We loved the old photos, films and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank msrowland
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Anyone who is at all interested in learning something of the history of Queenscliff and the surrounding areas (and there is plenty of history here), is bound to find plenty to interest them. The Museum creates a fine atmosphere for the displays, which change regularly,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kevwend
Reviewed 28 January 2018

I had some family history research to do and spread it over 2 half days. Research staff were extremely helpful and gave me lots of assistance and suggestions for further research leads. Also did the museum display and tapestry exhibit which were all very interesting....More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Juggernaut42
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Over the years, we have visited the Queenscliff Museum, as it's a great way for children and adults to learn about the people, times, issues, struggles and joys of a popular tourist destination. With so much history surrounding the visitor to Queenscliff (architecture), it's important...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Robyn H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Maybe small and stuffy as the previous reviewer said but given there is so much history to Queenscliff, this is a good place to learn some of its past. Well worth a little time.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

open 11-4 weekdays and 1-4 weekends is this great local history museum. well worth a look with various items of interest

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank JohnG3121
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Vue Grand Hotel
361 reviews
.06 km away
BIG4 Beacon Resort
510 reviews
3.30 km away
Point Lonsdale Guesthouse Hotel
134 reviews
4.77 km away
Hotel Sorrento
369 reviews
10.42 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 56 nearby restaurants
Rolling Pin Pies and Cakes
177 reviews
.09 km away
Garden Cafe
124 reviews
.09 km away
Athelstane House Restaurant
134 reviews
.08 km away
Belsize & Co
128 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 41 nearby attractions
Fort Queenscliff Museum
195 reviews
.39 km away
The Blues Train
573 reviews
.31 km away
Queenscliff Harbour
189 reviews
.69 km away
The Bellarine Railway
98 reviews
.38 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Queenscliffe Historical Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines