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Queensland Maritime Museum

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Address: Southbank | (near the Goodwill Bridge), Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
Phone Number: 61 7 3844 5361
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Lots to see & do

I have walked past this museum many times but never been inside. There are many exhibits & lots of things for kids to do.They love climbing all over the Diamantina & finding all... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I have walked past this museum many times but never been inside. There are many exhibits & lots of things for kids to do.They love climbing all over the Diamantina & finding all the nooks & crannies. For adults, there is a lot of Brisbane's history & to be able to walk down into the dry dock is very interesting.... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice place if you like ships and bouts of different kinds i love it and the kids well love it as well

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Thank Matthew Phillip... W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Lots of different things to see and look at. Very interactive for kids and informative for adults. Crawling all over the navy ship in the dry dock is a real treat.

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Thank Chris F
Upwey, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

This site is really worth a visit and is great value to see one of the last remaining Frigates used in WW2 and Vietnam. This is an amazing opportunity to see how the sailors lived and the conditions they worked in. There is so much to see give yourself a good few hours . well done to all those that... More 

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed clambering over the 'Diamantina' and chatting to the folk responsible for keeping this maritime museum ticking over. We organised a tour of the outside exhibits by one of these people who gave us some wonderful insights into life on the high seas! There was also plenty of static examples of all aspects of bygone seafaring history in the... More 

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Taree, Australia
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

We had quite a few hours wandering through the Maritime Museum looking at the extensive exhibition of old maritime artifacts, and reading all the information. We would recommend this for anyone. We went there on the CityCat which was very convenient.

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Thank tedanddaphne
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Well laid out an maintained smallish maritime museum. Good range of exhibits, ranging from warships to private yachts. Worth and hour or two But . . . don't bother with the audio tour - this is a complete farce. The first audio box we tried would only broadcast one word in three, the second one id not work at all... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

See how the men of the navy lived, eat,slept in hammocks,and worked on this ex Navy minesweeper, lots to do and see you won't believe the way the men lived.

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Thank r14p1939
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Had to give it a go as we were there - some nice views of the city lit up at night but I wouldn't go out of my way to do it

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Like all museums you need to enjoy the exhibits so as long as you are into Maritime you will will enjoy it.

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