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The Beck Museum

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its ok

ok,but bit pricey just to look around ,,friendly people ,,,,would be good if there were tank rides... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2015
pizzaboy o
Mareeba, Australia
Vale Sid Beck

I visited the Sid Beck collection about ten years ago and enjoyed the jolly chaos of his big shed... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2014
Roderick E
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29 Jul 2018
“Don't go here”
21 Oct 2017
“The only evidence of local war history and planes seems to be here”
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5351 Kennedy Hwy | Cnr Syd Beck Road, Mareeba, Queensland 4880, Australia
+61 7 4092 3979
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

After calling for 2 days to find out about the museum we bit the bullet and drove out there to find a big gate with a big lock on it and a man saying we've been shut for 3 years. Not happy.! Gezzzz get with...More

Thank Southern Tas C
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I thought that the Beck Museum was very interesting. But then we like to see relics from the past. We'd already checked out the Cemetary and realised the importance of this area in QLD for the training of military in WW2. The only other place...More

1  Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Worth a look at but the exhibits are deteriorating. A lot of armoured vehicles and aircraft engines on display.

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Staff not friendly at all. Went in with my young family & was totally discusted with the attitude of the staff. Discusting!

4  Thank Kable369
Reviewed 2 March 2015

ok,but bit pricey just to look around ,,friendly people ,,,,would be good if there were tank rides or some sort

Thank pizzaboy o
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I visited the Sid Beck collection about ten years ago and enjoyed the jolly chaos of his big shed and all the stuff in it. Sid was one of those eccentric collectors who just kept collecting (some might say 'hoarding') relics and couldn't let go...More

3  Thank Roderick E
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Traveled from Cairns to Mareeba and the well recommended Beck Museum on a Wednesday. Arrived and found that it was not open during the week, only during the weekends. In all fairness, maybe I missed it on the website, but I didn't recall seeing weekends...More

Thank D N
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Called into the museum to share some history with our 9 and 11 year old. We were greeted by a sour old puss.she was barking orders in a nasty tone at our kids. Our kids are well behaved and did not deserve to be treated...More

6  Thank valley79
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Good museum for anyone with interest in old military vehicles, planes and other information. well worth the stop. mainly open weekends only

Thank Shazz P
Reviewed 19 June 2014

the old style of machinery and the museum items in the cupboards were very good. If you are interested in military stuff go and have a look

Thank Jenny W
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14 February 2016|
Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
I think about $20 but that might have been a concession price.