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Torpedo Bay Navy Museum

64 King Edward Parade, Devonport 0624, New Zealand
+64 9-445 5186
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Visit part of your history

For those New Zealanders that haven't been go and see this wonderful collection of our Naval past... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Auckland, New Zealand
Great museum in a lovely location

The history of New Zealand's Naval operations are presented in a modern, understandable and lively... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2017
Frances M
Wellington, New Zealand
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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64 King Edward Parade, Devonport 0624, New Zealand
+64 9-445 5186
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

For those New Zealanders that haven't been go and see this wonderful collection of our Naval past. For overseas visitors its worth a visit for several reasons. One, to look at the achievements of our small but courageous country and secondly, the area is worth...More

1  Thank harvard1078
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

The history of New Zealand's Naval operations are presented in a modern, understandable and lively museum. The staff are very friendly and informative. The museum is situated in the beautiful suburb of Devonport, across the water from Auckland CBD and is easily reached by ferry...More

Thank Frances M
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Great location for breakfast or lunch with a view to die for! Seating inside and out, depending on the weather. The breakfast was sufficient to satisfy any hungry diner. The coffee was good and the service very efficient. Great value for money. Another Devonport find!

1  Thank Eric S
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is a free museum with friendly staff. Very interesting to while away an hour or so!. Lots to see.

Thank Shootingstars R
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This was the only place in N.Z we found that was free for tourists and locals alike. I loved the displays, the history, easy access to all displays. Gift shop was great too. Staff very friendly and approachable. There's a coffee shop and park outdoors...More

1  Thank Darryl W
Reviewed 15 January 2017

a great place to go to see and learn of the NZ naval history, friendly reception, good food and good value. Devonport is a must !

1  Thank V2833GWrobertp
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Playground only for little kids, museum half exciting, but didn't come away with too much information.

Thank Splutchy M
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I was in two minds in Devonport whether to see the Navy Museum. I am so glad I did. It is thoughtfully and imaginatively laid out, full of interest and respect for both the history of New Zealanders in the Navy and for what the...More

1  Thank GJS_12
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A nice little museum worth visiting if you're in Devonport on a daytrip. It's a pleasant walk from the ferry stop, the museum is well set out, there's a children's play area just outside. Adjoining the museum there's a cafe so you can get something...More

Thank Mathilda J
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the Navy Museum on an absolutely gorgeous sunny day. The whole area....walk along the beach, the museum setting and to Chateaubriant was lovely. The museum staff were so helpful and knowledgeable about NZ's history. There was a 75 year anniversary exhibit on display...More

1  Thank cbell_13
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