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Road Transport Hall of Fame

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Address: 2 Norris Bell Avenue, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0871, Australia
Phone Number: (08) 8952 7161
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One hell of a place that is a must to see when you come to THE ALICE

This place will blow you away with all its machinery, and old and new trucks and memorabilia.Have afternoon tea in the little bush café,make the time to spend a good hour and a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
mamatweety
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Alice Springs, Australia
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Alice Springs, Australia
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place will blow you away with all its machinery, and old and new trucks and memorabilia.Have afternoon tea in the little bush café,make the time to spend a good hour and a half there, it`s terrific.We inducted our Dad into the Transport Hall Of Fame last year.He has been retired for quite a while, but did the hard yards... More 

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Palmerston, Australia
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90 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our second visit and just as interesting. We spent a few hours here and still didn't cover everything. My husband was extremely impressed with the Kenworth Museum, like a dog with 3 tails. Even though Im not into trucks etc, I still thoroughly enjoyed my visit. Definitely worth visiting if you are in Alice, a wonderful collection of... More 

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Colchester England
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67 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent collection of Australian transport memorabilia and vehicles which makes for a really interesting and absorbing visit. Even the outside vehicle graveyard including Pommies Corner brings back fond memories of trucks that used to be common sights on our roads. There is a section dedicated to the old Ghan and a miniature railway that wasn't operating when I was... More 

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Baradine, Australia
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68 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For trucking buffs, enthusiasts or anyone interested in the transport industry this is the place for you- a wonderful collection and tribute to the truckers of the country , put it on your to do list.People in our group wanted to go back again the next day.

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Thank gypsy039
Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We paid for a hotel pick up & tour, which was well worthwhile. Ron was very knowledgeable and he talked lots of "motor stuff" with my husband. We received a lunch voucher, which was just basic, but filling. Pies & sandwiches. Pick up and drop off was on time. All in all, more enjoyable for me than I thought it... More 

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Thank Marg F
Townsville, Australia
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17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolute must for anyone interested in the transport history of Australia and the west. Lots of trucks, old and new.

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Thank Christabel58
Sydney
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like the visit to the Ghan Hall of Fame, this was a stroll down memory lane for many of our people who enjoyed looking at the vintage cars and trucks.

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Thank Lenk
Bathurst, Australia
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249 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Location Located about 5 km south of Alice Springs Service 5/5 There are two parts to this museum and both had friendly staff. Value 3/5 Truck Museum is $15 each so unless you really are interested in Road Transport probably better to spend your time and money elsewhere. If you are interested in either, then spend some time. Atmosphere 4/5... More 

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Thank Les B
Brisbane, Australia
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286 reviews
109 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

There are so many things to see in this place for transport enthusiasts, and also for those who wish to visit the history of Outback development. We stayed for nearly a whole day. The exhibition covers a vast area of inside and outside displays. The stories of the truckers who made this great land of ours are told throughout. Those... More 

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Thank jaybee754
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9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

My husband could of spent half a day here! He really enjoyed seeing it and hasn't stopped talking about the trucks, engines etc. Unlucky for him he had to drag his wife and kids around. We left him to it after an hour and enjoyed the out door park and chess area.

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