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Victoria Barracks Museum

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An interesting timeline of Brisbane from 1864 to the present day can be viewed and inspected at the... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2018
Barbara M
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Victoria Barracks Brisbane

QLD's early history and it's so close to the Brisbane CBD. I visited this museum mid week on a... read more

Reviewed June 11, 2017
roadtripn
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Brisbane, Australia
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Victoria Barracks | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

An interesting timeline of Brisbane from 1864 to the present day can be viewed and inspected at the Victoria Barracks in. Brisbane. Group tours are held on Wednesday ‘s , along with a delicious silver service Devonshire Tea in the historic dining mess. Volunteer personnel...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Barbara M
Reviewed March 25, 2018

The visit was made as part of an organised group outing. It was memorable for many reasons. Firstly, there is so much surprising Brisbane and Queensland history 'hiding' behind the walls. Secondly, the tour guides are so knowledgeable and informative that they generate great interest...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MICHAEL F
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Have you ever driven past that sandstone wall on Petrie Terrace and wondered what was behind it, a real treasure of colonial history The audio visual presentation is done in the 1864 Mess and the Devonshire tea is held in the Dining Room which was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BrisbaneAussie_King
Reviewed June 11, 2017

QLD's early history and it's so close to the Brisbane CBD. I visited this museum mid week on a Wednesday. Getting There: Their are a number of ways to get to the museum.The train and also the bus from the Southside ( Bus #111) with...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank roadtripn
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Most of the area has been redeveloped into a shopping center and a cinema complex , this has enabled the Museum to survive which is interesting for military Buffs

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank michaelsV7116SV
Reviewed January 6, 2015

Took in a movie at the cinemas there and the comfortable seating and easy listening, due to thick suede drapes around the walls, made for a most enjoyable experience. There a few good restaurants, offering all types of cuisine, and the ambience of the area...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank margaret b
Reviewed May 28, 2014

See the history of Brisbane ,very interesting, close to the barracks restaurants which are all very good, take time to walk around area

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank kate g
Reviewed August 3, 2012

A place of history in central Brisbane. Well worth the time to look at the early years of Brisbane history

1  Thank Gary M
Reviewed January 18, 2012

This is Military Base for history buffs in Brisbane, it is the original barracks and remains active today but mostly untouched.

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