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Motor Museum of Western Australia

Whiteman Park, Lord Street, Caversham, Swan Valley, Western Australia 6068, Australia
+61 8 9249 9457
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Classic car museum

The museum is on the grounds of Whiteman Park. There is parking next to the museum. They recently... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AmarilisVos
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Jabbeke, Belgium
Motor museum of western Australia is Heaven for a "Car-Guy"

If you are in Perth or Freemantle and you enjoy ALL things 'Car-Related', then you will want to... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2018
donncharles1
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Columbia, California
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Showcasing the history of motoring in Australia with additional displays of motor racing, motor cycles and performance vehicles. The museum houses one of the largest collections of model cars in Australia together with extensive displays on motoring memorabilia.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Whiteman Park, Lord Street, Caversham, Swan Valley, Western Australia 6068, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is on the grounds of Whiteman Park. There is parking next to the museum. They recently build a new extension. It is a classic museum with different cars. There is a Holden section. It would have been nicer if they would have put...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2018

If you are in Perth or Freemantle and you enjoy ALL things 'Car-Related', then you will want to visit the Motor Museum of Western Australia

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded February 18, 2018

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Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Went here during an outing to the neighbouring wildlife park. This is an excellent motor museum with many first class exhibits. Well worth the trip.

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

Thank you for your comments. I'm pleased you enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

Had an absolute awesome time!! Was great to see old cars and the history behind them. The highlight for me was their range of Ford Model Ts and Utes collection. A must do for every petrol head.

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2017

I'm pleased you enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Be sure to visit Whiteman Park museums Motor Museum of Western Austrailia. It is well worth seeing the old cars and bikes and related items. The nearby Tractor The Museum is great also and only asks for donation for entry. The car museum website lists...More

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2017

I'm pleased you enjoyed your experience at the Motor Museum.

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Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

Kids wanted to pop in and see the cars here. Nice little place to visit if into cars. Kids loved seeing the old cars

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2017

Thank you for your comments. I'm pleased the kids enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

I'm not a motor enthusiast but my in laws are staying with us and my father is. He loved every bit of it. The volunteers were talkative and helpful. I enjoyed a few of the marquee parts of the collection, for example the Red Bull...More

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and yes, we have great exhibits to cater for all ages and interests.

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Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Located at Whiteman park, the motor museum displays diverse varieties of vehicles with good explanations of quality and background . A nice layout of vintage, race, and standard types ,whether used for conveyancing ,sports or utilities. Good for family visit.

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Very reasonable entry fee. Great range of vehicles, particularly old motorcycles. Some of the cars were a bit dusty but they were all well signposted and some of the displays were cleverly laid out. We were lucky to get a sneak preview of a second...More

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John M, Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and I do apologise for the dusty cars but when construction is finished they will gleam as usual. We hope you will revisit when we have the new extension completed. Best wishes.

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

Lots of vehicles of all ages on display in a well kept building with very reasonable entry fees. The volunteers were helpful when asked and we were free to wander amongst the exhibits and take pictures.

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John M, General Manager at Motor Museum of Western Australia, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2017

I'm delighted you enjoyed the experience. Please call again when our new extension will be open.

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