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“Rememberance Upheld”

Australian War Memorial
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$144.42*
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Canberra Day Trip from Sydney
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$120.21*
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Canberra Day Trip from Sydney Including Parliament House and Australian War...
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$144.42*
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Canberra Explorer: Australia's Capital City Tour from Sydney
Ranked #1 of 220 things to do in Canberra
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Owner description: The Australian War Memorial combines a shrine, a world-class museum, and an extensive archive. The Memorial's purpose is to commemorate the sacrifice of those Australians who have died in war. Its mission is to assist Australians to remember, interpret and understand the Australian experience of war and its enduring impact on Australian society.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator
Sydney, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Rememberance Upheld”
Reviewed October 8, 2012

The staff were very helpful and very knowledgeable. It was most uplifting to see families with young children teaching the history of what has made Australia the free country that it is today. A step back in time to think of our history

Visited October 2012
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Sydney
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
“Very impressive”
Reviewed October 7, 2012

They have done such a fantastic job of this Memorial and makes you proud to be Australian. Not to be missed in Canberra!

Visited October 2012
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sydney,australia
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239 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
“great tour”
Reviewed October 7, 2012

We took a tour which pointed out a few highlights of the galelries, it was excellent and insightful.We also appreciated the assistance we received from the volunteer in the research room, he was very helpful in retrieving information on my great uncle who died in WW1.

Visited September 2012
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“Very emotional”
Reviewed October 6, 2012

Always enjoy going here.great displays. My daughter bought a poppy and placed it on the tomb of the unknown soldier which nearly brought me to tears.Highly recommended.

Visited September 2012
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Gosford, Australia
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“Interactive Displays and so much Military History”
Reviewed October 5, 2012

With family members having served in so many conflicts. I really appreciated the displays and also getting an incite into what they endured. Also great childrens area with submarine and Helicopter they can fly

Visited August 2012
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