Australian War Memorial

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This is the most impressive of Australia’s many war memorials. The memorial is home to a small museum with exhibits on Australia’s military involvement.


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Address:
Treloar Crescent, Campbell, ACT 2612
Bus 10
Telephone (02) 6243 4211
Website www.awm.gov.au
Admission Free
    Open 10am–5pm daily

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  • Eki, 27 Apr 2019


    The place to remember in case we ever forget.

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  • Donatella, 26 Jan 2019


    Amazing displays. You’d need a day to get through everything.

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  • Shareef, 26 Dec 2018


    An amazing place.

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  • Stephen, 02 Sep 2018


    This is an essential place to visit in Canberra.

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  • JH, 31 Aug 2018


    Try going to the Last Post ceremony and not cry 💕

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  • J, 11 Apr 2018


    One of the best museums on war history in the world. A lot of historical artefacts and other primary sources on all the wars and peacekeeping missions Australia has been in.

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  • Anna, 21 Mar 2017


    Very impressive museum. Gives you a great overview of Australia's role in WWI and WWII. Worth a visit!

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  • Teresa, 10 Mar 2017


    The most fantastic place to visitYou must do the tour and then stay on for interactive displays

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  • James, 05 Feb 2017


    The recently renovated WWI exhibition is a truly immersive and emotional experience. A fitting tribute to those who served.

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  • Yana, 20 Jan 2017


    Awesome museum!

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  • Ting, 20 Oct 2016


    Some may not know but most of the British allied troops defending Singapore against the Japanese during WWII are Australians under British command. Those who survive became Prisoners of War in Changi.

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  • Bear, 10 Oct 2016


    Wonderful place to visit. Feel humble & grateful to those involved in war & peacekeeping. Displays are world class and the kids really enjoyed finding out about what great -granddad did in the war.

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  • James, 30 May 2016


    History. Tours

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  • Andrew, 11 May 2016


    Wow. Powerful

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  • JH, 08 May 2016


    An intimate and quiet reminder of the casualties of war

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  • JH, 30 Apr 2016


    A quiet reminder of the Australian lives lost to keep this country safe

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  • Kerry, 24 Apr 2016


    Definitely worth the visit, maybe have two coffees before you go.. Aircraft session is cool!

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  • Irina, 20 Jan 2016


    Interesting museum inside about first and second world war

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  • Joris, 16 Jan 2016


    Very impressive. The museum is modern and includes many interactive exhibits. You could easily spend an entire day here.

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  • Richard, 06 Jan 2016


    Write off the whole day, every exhibit is worth your time.

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  • Mark, 31 Dec 2015


    A must see for all Australians. Never a glorification of war but a commemoration of the sacrifices made by Australian men and women.

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  • Tim, 20 Oct 2015


    Everything!

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  • Justin, 28 Sep 2015


    Amazing displays. Very moving. ..

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  • feline, 18 Aug 2015


    At 16:55 they will do the last post ceremony, highlight of the day

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  • Xize, 11 Jul 2015


    I traveled to there with my friend. It's was really great.

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  • David, 03 Jul 2015


    Must see in any trip to Canberra!

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  • Josh, 21 Jun 2015


    Make sure you experience the bombing simulator and the video shows that run periodically.

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  • Krishna Prasad, 31 Dec 2014


    There is the ceremony every day at 5pm.

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  • T, 28 Dec 2014


    Plan on spending at least half a day, new WWI section is great

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  • Dave, 28 Oct 2014


    Great place

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