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QANTAS Founders Museum

Sir James Walker Dr, Longreach, Queensland 4730, Australia
+61 7 4658 3737
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Very informative

Saw the big 747 and thought why not go and have a look. Congrats to the museum team on a great set... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
scarps
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Melbourne
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Worth a look while you're here

Not cheap, but definitely worth a look, and some fascinating history. One of the "must-do's" when... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
chris s
,
Mooloolaba, Australia
via mobile
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“wing walk” (129 reviews)
“jet tour” (102 reviews)
“platinum tour” (26 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sir James Walker Dr, Longreach, Queensland 4730, Australia
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+61 7 4658 3737
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Saw the big 747 and thought why not go and have a look. Congrats to the museum team on a great set up. We did the Jet tour and it was very informative but 90minutes cut into our museum wandering time. Make sure you allow...More

Thank scarps
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not cheap, but definitely worth a look, and some fascinating history. One of the "must-do's" when in Longreach.

Thank chris s
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My parents and I had an absolutely wonderful experience doing the 3hr Platinum Tour. Peter was very knowledgeable and helpful and a great guide. The 2 wing walks were awesome and not really scary at all - you feel very safe and secure and enjoy...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband did the tour that included the tour through the 747 & 707 plus the walk on the wings and absolutely loved it. It was definitely value for money. I just did the tour through the museum and thought it was a bit pricey...More

Thank Cheriiel
Reviewed 4 days ago

Have seen a great improvement over the years,Last visited in 1994. Such a lot has been added, the staff were great especially the guide, The outback really knows how to put things forward.

Thank Rae D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Qantas founders museum was well worth the visit. Very informative... A great story of the Aussie spirt for adventure and innovation and a great Aussie sucess story.

Thank tglasby
Reviewed 6 days ago

and the best lunch in town at McGinness' Restaurant. The outdoor aircraft tour was well worth the time and money. The indoor exhibits were informative and well organized.

Thank wwglobetrotr
Reviewed 6 days ago

A 'not to be missed' attraction in Longreach. Don't be deterred by the thought of a 'museum' visit, its not! A highly enjoyable and informative tour of the QANTAS planes is a must, as well as the time spent in the museum hall, with displays,...More

Thank pneil25
Reviewed 6 days ago

A first rate attraction with very knowledgeable staff. The visit must include the tour to get the best benefit This display is typical of the town of Longreach - everything done is so highly Professional

Thank David and Lyn L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the museum and jet tour pack and had a great time. Interesting, informative and very professional in all aspects. Staff were all friendly and helpful. Our tour guide Nick was remarkable.

Thank Cathy N
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Jill S
How long should I allow for a visit?
20 August 2015|
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Response from Marketing M | Property representative |
Hi Jill S, most customers spend at least 4 hours in the museum especially if they do any of our tours. If you are planning to do any of the museum tours we would recommend you book ahead by calling 07 4658 3737.
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William A
can i book tickets from trip advisor
13 July 2015|
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Response from Marketing M | Property representative |
Hello William A, you can not book tickets to visit the Qantas Founders Museum or go on any of our tours through TripAdvisor. You do not need to book ahead to visit the museum as you can just pay on arrival. If you are... More
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