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Queensland Maritime Museum

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Maritime buff's dream

Very educational & informative. Visit the museum building, explore the vessels. Maritime past... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norma K
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We enjoyed it immensely . Was a spur of the moment thing,just happened upon it. It was really... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
VickiT370
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Southbank | (near the Goodwill Bridge), Brisbane, Queensland 4101, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very educational & informative. Visit the museum building, explore the vessels. Maritime past & present from steam to recent. Look out for the special days when there are re-enactments - great for children. Visit South Bank & the river while there.

Thank Norma K
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed it immensely . Was a spur of the moment thing,just happened upon it. It was really interesting. Found the staff helpful and informed.

Thank VickiT370
Reviewed 8 October 2018

If you are the side of South Bank, give this place a visit if you into boating history, it short a short walk from the cafes and man made beach. They have very interesting things on display.

Thank pioneertraveller
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Kids had a ball going through the Diamantina. Playing on with guns and just browsing through it.....

Thank ScottyD88
Reviewed 17 September 2018

A brilliant place to visit. Especially good on a rainy day as the main exhibits are all under cover. There's a whole ex-Navy WWII frigate to explore as well as a huge dry dock and museum full of models and artifacts from early Queensland's maritime...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Jam packed full of artifacts, models and information this museum was a treat. There is an internal museum and an external ship that you can walk through along side some other bits and pieces. Very friendly staff and volunteers. Pram and wheelchair friendly apart from...More

Thank G18H
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We left our visit a bit late in the day so more time would have been great. Even though there is a new bikeway going through their outdoor area, the exhibits are still accessible.

Thank need2holiday
Reviewed 22 July 2018

This had a couple of ships that you could walk around. They provided earphone so that you can hear specifics about each area. Talked about WW2.

Thank MARILYN B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Not expensive. Small museum that had construction going on while we were there. Really like the handcrafted model displays and learning about the history of Brisbane and Australia. The children had the run of an older WW II Frigate, where they could actually move the...More

Thank L4655IVbb
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This delightful maritime museum is located on Brisbane’s Southbank and has a wonderful collection of exhibits which will certainly whet the appetites of many a seafarer and those who are not! We really enjoyed scrambling all over HMAS Diamantina which was decommissioned back in the...More

Thank Kerrimai
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