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“Rememberance Upheld” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Australian War Memorial

Australian War Memorial
Treloar Crescent, Canberra 2601, Australia
61 (02) 6243 4211
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Ranked #1 of 96 Attractions in Canberra
Type: Monuments/ Statues, History Museums, Cultural
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Owner description: The Australian War Memorial is a museum, archive, and memorial that aims to help people remember and understand the Australian experience of war.
Sydney, Australia
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“Rememberance Upheld”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

The staff were very helpful and very knowledgeable. It was most uplifting to see families with young children teaching the history of what has made Australia the free country that it is today. A step back in time to think of our history

Visited October 2012
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“Very impressive”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

They have done such a fantastic job of this Memorial and makes you proud to be Australian. Not to be missed in Canberra!

Visited October 2012
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“great tour”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012

We took a tour which pointed out a few highlights of the galelries, it was excellent and insightful.We also appreciated the assistance we received from the volunteer in the research room, he was very helpful in retrieving information on my great uncle who died in WW1.

Visited September 2012
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“Very emotional”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Always enjoy going here.great displays. My daughter bought a poppy and placed it on the tomb of the unknown soldier which nearly brought me to tears.Highly recommended.

Visited September 2012
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Saratoga, New South Wales, Australia
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“Interactive Displays and so much Military History”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

With family members having served in so many conflicts. I really appreciated the displays and also getting an incite into what they endured. Also great childrens area with submarine and Helicopter they can fly

Visited August 2012
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