Australian War MemorialCurrently Closed
- Address: Treloar Crescent, Canberra, 2612, Australia
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +02-62434211
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, War Memorial, Family And Kids
There something about a war memorial that brings out feelings of patriotism and empathy in everyone. The Australian war memorial does just that and so much more; it talks about how war has shaped Australia’s identity and speaks about the valiant sacrifices made for the honour of the country. The museum is touching and memorable, with plenty of audio-visiuals packed in for special effect. The tomb of the unknown soldier has a certain melancholy attached to it that moves the visitor. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Canberra itinerary 1 day.
- Disabled friendly.
- Free 90 minute tour of the highlights of the memorial available on site.
- Regular bus services run between the City centre and the Memorial on route 10 on week days and 930/931 on weekends.
- Free Centenary Loop bus service connect to top attractions in the city every 30 minutes from 9 am.
- The Landing Place
- The Terrace at the Memorial
- Lanterne Rooms
- Chairman &Yip
- Courgette Restaurant
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95% of people who visit Canberra include Australian War Memorial in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
92.57% of people start their Australian War Memorial visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Australian War Memorial
94.44% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Australian War Memorial
Very well presented and laid out. You can spend over 4hrs here reading through all the history and gaining some insightful knowledge about what it was like during the different wars. Brilliant memorial to all the troops involved.
Great place to visit If you enjoy your war history. I was here for a couple hours and still didn't get through it all.. I need to come back. The exhibits are amazing.
Do yourself a favour. This place needs a week to soak it all in. It gets better and bigger with every visit. Truly one of the best museums in Australia. An absolute necessity if in Canberra.
This is one of the best place I have visited from all Canberra. If you are serious enough about history this is grate place to spend some time to learn many stuff. Very resourceful and versatile
Amazing. Emotional. Eye opening. I have been once, 10 years ago. Visited again just for half hour the other day as I did not have much time. Worth it and will be back for a 2 day trip with my Dad to do the guided tours and be able to really see it.