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“Something to do in Geraldton” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Western Australian Museum

Western Australian Museum
Cnr Beaufort St/James St Mall | Perth Cultural Centre, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
(0)8 9427 2700
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Perth Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Ranked #24 of 130 things to do in Perth
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Owner description: The main attraction is the museum's extensive collection of Aboriginal artifacts, but yes, there's a dinosaur gallery for the kids, too.
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“Something to do in Geraldton”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2008

If you’ve got any interest in shipwrecks (and who hasn’t), check out the Western Australian Museum here. There’s a great exhibition devoted to the Batavia (mutiny/shipwreck/murder/revenge – all on one ship), and a new room detailing the HMS Sydney, its final battle and the recent discovery of the wreck.

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“really brings history to life”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2006

I came to this museum while killling a bit of time in Perth and found it very intersting. I'd just watched rabbit proof fence and it was quite moving to see how the communities had suffered with the whole forced removal of kids from thier families. I thought it was a very well put together museum.

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