Newcastle Museum

4.4549 Votes Currently Closed
  • Address: Workshop Way, New Castle, NSW 2300, Newcastle, Australia
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +61-249741400
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids

Located along the Newcastle Harbour, the museum tells the tale of the city’s mining and steel production. Popular amongst the younger age groups, the Newcastle Museum offers many-a-interactive activities for all walks of life. For instance, you could wear the garb of the workers and see for yourself what a day at a furnace plant looks like. The exhibits also expand to the Aboriginal history as well as the catastrophic earthquake of 1989.

Entrance Ticket Details For Newcastle Museum

  • Entry is free.

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  • Newcastle Museum Address: Workshop Way, New Castle, NSW 2300, Newcastle, Australia
  • Newcastle Museum Contact Number: +61-249741400
  • Newcastle Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Newcastle Museum(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Newcastle Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 92.51% of people who visit Newcastle include Newcastle Museum in their plan

  • 61.05% of people start their Newcastle Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Newcastle Museum

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

93.74% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Newcastle Museum

People normally club together Queens Wharf Hotel and Newcastles Queens Wharf while planning their visit to Newcastle Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Newcastle Museum Reviews & Ratings

  • There is something to see and do for all ages. Great for locals and tourists alike. There is history of the town and history over the decades. Science made fun. Fun and informative exhibitions.

  • Fun space to take the kids on a rainy day, free entry into parts of the museum with a play area. Fun displays suited for ages 5+.

  • Very interesting place for family outings. The various sections are well arranged for easy access and displays.

  • I loved the exhibits especially the spy and earthquake ones. They have a place where the kids can get creative. I love that it is free.

  • Great hidden gem. Go ovet summer holidays - it's free but busy. Need 2-3 hours. Very interactive. Good for kids.

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