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| Eureka & Stawell Streets, Eureka Stockade Memorial Park, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The centre is very interesting and challenging ... The staff are very well informed and friendly

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank katrinahumphries
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Ballarat - and Eureka is very much part of Australia's history. Many of the locals refer to the Eureka Stockade as Australia's only civil war. It was certainly a rebellion that was harshly put down. The rebels (miners) challenged...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank WarrenAus
Reviewed 1 week ago

Learn a little about our history how hard it was to dig for gold and the fight for the rights of diggers.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dags1954
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

Bit of a mystery as to why the cannons are representative of the Eureka stockade. No cannons were used and these were only built in 1861. A signboard would be helpful

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Krisherron
Reviewed January 25, 2019

It was only when we reached Ballarat that we found out that this place existed and that it is in town and was only five minutes from our accommodation. The exhibit has lots of interactive touch screens which tell the story of the Eureka Stockade....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul M
Reviewed January 5, 2019

An amazing museum that everyone should visit to appreciate what happened in the 1800's, especially the uprising of the Erika Stockade. A well presented museum, worth a visit and it's free.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Obanini1
Reviewed December 30, 2018

This place is amazing, you can go through and see exactly how the Eureka stockade battle was done, loved this place

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Terry L
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Loved going through the history here. Really great well set up with so much great information about our struggle for democracy and female rights. As well as the rights of all people in Australia to be treated equally. Great coffee shop and gift shop well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Dianne R
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Interesting for Australians who know the history, but proberly not much interest to tourists from other countries, as there is not much to see.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank peterholland1
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Stayed in the next street. Wanted to experience the area surrounding the Australian stamp of democracy.. Well done.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Steve Y
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