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Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:00
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Very informative and interesting.

What a great informative day. If you like English history this is a place you should see. Had lunch... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Nicole H
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Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia
via mobile
Medieval festive brings the past to life

An amazing museum and medieval festival which takes you on a human journey over 800 years of human... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
my0c2001
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Brisbane, Australia
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Travel back in time to ancient and classical worlds inside the treasure house of 500,000 years of human history. View Abbey Church’s 13th century medieval stained glass collection, and historical jewelry and artefacts from Europe’s Renaissance...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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St Michael's Museum 1-63 the Abbey Pl, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
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+61 7 5495 1652
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This festival has become an annual 'must do' on our family activity list. The festival is a spectacular not to be missed with lots to do for all age groups and interests. Immerse yourself in all things medieval and take the opportunity to dress up...More

2  Thank Shaun N
Suesann V, Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2015

Thank you so much, we have passed on your comments to the event coordinators and volunteers, and they really appreciate it. We hope to see you back soon.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

So small, don't waste your time with this place, definitely not worth the time at all. Plenty of other places could goto and enjoy much more than thisMore

2  Thank Jason M
AbbeyMuseum, Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Jason, sorry you didn't enjoy your visit to the Abbey Museum, we do hope you come again and to see the treasures that we have in the museum, such as the ancient Cuneiform tablets dated 1500BC, oak panelling from the Tudor era, and the...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

What a great informative day. If you like English history this is a place you should see. Had lunch as we were in a group and the ham and salad was beautiful. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Nicole H
AbbeyMuseum, Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review, it means a lot to us and we certainly look forward to welcoming you and your group again.

Reviewed 23 July 2018

An amazing museum and medieval festival which takes you on a human journey over 800 years of human history to see, experience, smell and partake in all things medieval. Enjoy the parades of the clans, feast on the food, watch battles re-enacted and enjoy the...More

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AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you very much

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The museum offers a range of fascinating artefacts dating from the stone ages through to more recent eras. It is primarily European in focus, but does have Asian and Middle Eastern displays as well. Exhibits are well presented and the artefacts are clearly explained. Well...More

1  Thank lois r
AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Glad you liked it.

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

3 mums, 7 kids, 0 whinging! Everyone had a really great day at Kids Dig It! Well organised and friendly plus great value.

Thank alibat2018
AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Glad you liked it, hope to see you all return to Kids Di it! Orental Family week in September

Reviewed 2 June 2018

From the website "The Abbey Museum Caboolture is open Monday to Saturday from 10.00am to 4.00pm." We drove 1.5 hours from the Gold Coast, arriving at 10.40am on a Saturday. It was closed, lights off and no sign of life. Very disappointed to have travelled...More

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AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Good afternoon, we are very sorry to read this review, and honestly don't understand it. We are open each Saturday, with a team of researchers working in the office and visitors coming through the museum! Please come back one day!

Reviewed 1 June 2018

It was an interesting morning at Abbey Museum checking out the collection of ancient artifacts. The collection is well displayed and with information about each artifact. Well worth a visit for those interested in world history. These is also St Michael's church which has some...More

Thank Linda R
AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Glad you liked it, hope to see you back soon again.

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The little museum provides a good history lesson with some interesting artifacts. It’s worth a drop in for a couple of hours.

Thank Fiona A
AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you and glad you liked it. Take a look on our website for some very interesting events coming up.

Reviewed 30 November 2017

My family and I attended a Christmas market here two weeks ago, due to lots of rain we went into the museum and so very glad we did.Its very very interesting and a must for a school outing

Thank Michael W
AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you and glad you liked it. Take a look on our website for some very interesting events coming up and especially the school excursion details.

Reviewed 28 November 2017

Interesting setting and the singing was top-class. Parking could have been better sign-posted, but we managed to find our way back to our car with the aid of a mobile phone.

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AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Glad you liked it and hope to see you back again this year.

Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is the fourth time my wife and I have enjoyed the Gregorian Chant at the Abbey Church. It's beginning to be a habit but a very enjoyable one. Wonderful medieval singing in a lovely candle lit church. And then the program is followed by...More

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AbbeyMuseum, Marketing Manager at Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you and glad you liked it. Hope to see you back again this year.

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