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Army Museum North Queensland

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Located at Jezzine Barracks in Townsville, the Museum collects and exhibits objects and stories relating to the history of the Australian Army in North Queensland.
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Jezzine Barracks, 1 Mitchell St | North Ward, Townsville, Townsville, Queensland 4810, Australia
+61 7 4721 1495
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Reviewed yesterday

I suggest anyone interested in our history must find time to visit here when in Townsville ot the surrounding area.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is located at Jezzine Barracks Townsville. Staffed by volunteers it is subject to restricted opening hours. Entry is free and the museum has an excellent collection specific to the Australian Army in the North Queensland region covering both pre and post Federation up...More

Thank Robert r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. The 3 sections, with in the museum, all depict different eras. The work that has gone into the displays is commendable. There is lots of information to read and artifacts to view.

Thank Sonja2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great collection of Army historical artifacts depicting history of the 31st battalion. Be sure to visit on a Wednesday, Friday or Sunday morning. Friendly welcoming volunteers.

Thank Georgina E
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

I was completely in awe of the work that has gone into this museum. So very well thought out and well preserved. The wall with the name of soldiers has been done with such craftsmanship. Are sure you travel into rooms 2&3 as they can...More

Thank beckie84
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic display of our defence forces involvement through global conflicts since it's conception. The displays are fantastic and re informative, helpful volunteers add to the experience with their wealth of knowledge and experience. A must do when in the area. Check for...More

Thank Donza85
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We went there by chance. The volunteers are so knowledgeable and friendly. The Museum is well presented and gives a true picture of our past.

Thank uschiTownsville
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This was a really great and informative museum. There was a wide range of exhibits and they were very well organised. While the volunteers were quite knowledgable they did have a habit of interrupting at times. I wonder if it would work to use some...More

Thank Fearless803025
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this museum. I wasn’t sure what to expect coming here but I was pleasantly surprised. The WWI and WW2 exhibits were exceptional and the Korea/Vietnam exhibit was interesting as well. My children loved the interactive activities and the staff taught us so...More

Thank Azncat
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This museum is so well set out into areas of various wars and you can learn so much with all the written information with the displays. Time allowed for the museum is limited by how much do you want to read and learn. Totally recommend...More

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