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Army Museum North Queensland

Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 1495
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Located at Jezzine Barracks in Townsville, the Museum collects and exhibits objects and stories relating to the history of the Australian Army in North Queensland.
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Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 1495
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had been to the Australian War Memorial in Canberra only a week before, and the quality of this museum is equal to that standard! Set in a very tropical environment and great lookouts from the old gun emplacements, this is an very fine exhibit...More

Thank AussieAndrew10
Reviewed July 4, 2017

First a word of advice- don't expect to see or read everything in this world class military museum. With 3 display rooms covering pre-WW1, WW1 and WW2, and post 1945. and a fascinating range of displays, covering a huge range of military topics, from the...More

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed July 4, 2017

I took my Mother to see her father's war memorabilia, and I also have visted several times. This museum is one of the best I have seen - it has good quality exhibitions, well researched, and passionate museum attendants and very family and kid friendly....More

Thank lt122mac
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We visited this museum recently, following a recommendation from a local. When you walk in the front door, you may think it is only one room of memorabilia, but there are three more rooms. Take your time - ask the volunteers questions - they are...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed June 10, 2017

3 sections packed with information on WW1, WW2 then Korea/Vietnam and peacekeeping operations, the latter of particular interest to me. Free entry makes it even more attractive.

Thank Tassie-ite
Reviewed May 23, 2017

lots of displays & history on army & the history of the battle of the coral sea between Australia/U.S.A & japan towards the end of world war 2.

Thank Rusty W
Reviewed March 15, 2017

This is a small museum with a lot of information. They span pre-WWI all the way through the Vietnam war. There are many personal accounts and memorabilia throughout the exhibits. There are also many insightful individuals with additional information to share with you throughout the...More

Thank rosieox
Reviewed March 14, 2017

This museum has recently relocated to new premises at the former barracks. For those of you interested in Australia's role in world conflicts, and the men and women who have gone there, this is a very interesting and moving museum.

Thank Jo M
Reviewed January 17, 2017

The museum has many great exhibits that will entrigue you and have you looking carefully at their history artifacts and historical data. Well run tours by personal tour volunteers is well worth doing and it's free, so ask to have a guided tour of the...More

Thank Bill W
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Outside of the Australian War Memorial, I think this would be the best military museum I have ever been to. They have great displays and a lot of information available.

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