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Gold Coast War Museum

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Great for history lovers

I love my war history and this place is full of cool knick knacks. Being attached to the skirmish... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2018
Red_October_88
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Gold Coast, Australia
Great collection!

Wide and interesting range of exhibits including many replica weapons and firearms. All war periods... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2016
Subydoobydoo
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6 Jan 2018
“Great for history lovers”
28 Apr 2018
“Military Museum”
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42 John Rogers Rd | off the Springbrook Rd, Mudgeeraba, Gold Coast, Queensland 4213, Australia
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

A small out of the way Museum, only about 20 minutes from Surfers Paradise. They have so much history there, lots of memorabilia. Lots of things to see and read, all wars. Goes right back to the Boer War to Afghanistan. Well worth the visit.

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SkirmishGC, General Manager at Gold Coast War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Glad you enjoyed your visit. Thank you for taking the time to give us a review.

Reviewed 4 February 2018

I had some time to kill so i decided to check out the war museum , haven't ben for at least 15 years , and its still pretty much the same , with more dust ! and thats a shame as it has a lot...More

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SkirmishGC, Museum Collectors at Gold Coast War Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

There are a number of Collectors who proudly display and maintain their collections in the Museum with many different wars featured. Our apologies if there were some lights not working when you visited. Just today we replaced 3 fluro lights that were out. Thank you...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

I love my war history and this place is full of cool knick knacks. Being attached to the skirmish field is a plus, but I would always come early and spend 30mins wondering around the museum first. Also cool items to buy at the front...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Children are working on assignments for school and found this museum very informative. The items for sale are very competitively priced too.

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

School holidays have started so wanted to do something with the kids plus show my Uncle around who is visiting from NSW. This place is fantastic. The sheer amount of memoribilia boggles the mind. Absolutley everything you could imagine regarding anything or everytjing to do...More

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is the best collection of war memorabilia we have ever seen. An amazing private collection! We took our teenage son who has an interest in anything military and thoroughly enjoyed it ourselves. Excellent value for money at $10 adults $5 children. The Spitfire needs...More

Thank Dee G
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Wide and interesting range of exhibits including many replica weapons and firearms. All war periods represented well. The staff were friendly and helpful. Found lots of useful info not previously found at other museums. Would recommend arriving early to avoid the paintballers as the multiple...More

Thank Subydoobydoo
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This is simply one the best military museums in the world with a creatively displayed variety of military vehicles (tanks, APC's, Jeeps, Artillery), aircraft (winged and rotary), weapons (from daggers and pistols to heavy machine guns), uniforms (every type that you can think of!) as...More

Thank Khyfen
Reviewed 16 December 2015

a comprehensive collection that covers Australia’s involvement in wars & conflicts, from The Sedan & the Boar War through to Iraq & Afghanistan, our involvement in peace missions from East Timor to Rwanda, Prisoner of War camps & WW2 Concentration camps. In individual show cases...More

1  Thank Ray F
Reviewed 25 September 2015

A very interesting place. It is up to you how much time you want to spend there. A quick look or take your time reading all the information about conflicts from different parts of the world, there a rifles and guns, bayonets,uniforms, torpedoes, mini subs...More

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