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Museum of Geraldton

2 Museum Pl | Batavia Coast Marina, Geraldton, Western Australia 6530, Australia
+61 8 9431 8393
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After visiting the HMAS Sydney (II) memorial, a stop at the museum is a must to catch the 3D film... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Aputula
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Perth, Australia
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Complements the HMAS Sydney memorial, and a must-visit for history buffs. Displays are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sunnybear77
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Adelaide, Australia
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2 Museum Pl | Batavia Coast Marina, Geraldton, Western Australia 6530, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

After visiting the HMAS Sydney (II) memorial, a stop at the museum is a must to catch the 3D film, From Great Depths and see some of the underwater vision of both the HMAS Sydney (II) and the Kormoran. Also very interesting exhibit on the...More

Thank Aputula
Reviewed 1 week ago

Complements the HMAS Sydney memorial, and a must-visit for history buffs. Displays are well-presented and interactive.

Thank sunnybear77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well presented museum spaces with lovely and friendly staff. The Batavia display was particularly good.

Thank Robyn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has a wonderful shop with very helpful staff which is worth a visit alone! The museum has an excellent absolutely moving and emotional film set to gentle piano music showing the two ships (HMAS Sydney ll and Kormoran) lying at the bottom of...More

Thank artroomali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found the Sydney II video very interesting. The other exhibits were all worthwhile, the location of the museum was an easy walk from the wharf where we were docked

Thank Jeanne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must place to visit if you're in Geraldton. The 3D documentary about 20 mins regarding HMAS Sydney II is so educational. Displays are so neat and awesome. The exhibits are well set up and interesting history knowledge. They're open from 9:30am. Located...More

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this museum especially the 3D short film of the HMAS Sydney war ship. Exceptional displays and staffs are so polite and helpful. I love this museum.

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum in entry by donation. Greeted by a friendly staff upon entry with museum information which was very helpful. Managed to go for a shipwreck tour, which was a highlight for me. Tour guide was passionate and very knowledgeable. The history of the highlighted...More

Thank Simplyko
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see the video on the Sydney and ended up staying a long while. All displays are well designed with easy read information. The section on the Batavia after being in Fremantle' s maritime museum was equally impressive. The indigenous art exhibit was...More

Thank Mumjudy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really worth a visit if you are interested in history. Very good display and information on the wreck of the Batavia and the Sinking of the HMAS Sydney II Also good display on the landing of Dirk Hartog in 1616 and the history of the...More

Thank Habari4u
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