Newcastle Museum, Newcastle

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Newcastle Museum, Newcastle - Address, Phone Number

Address: Workshop Way, New Castle, NSW 2300

Phone: +61-249741400

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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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.

Newcastle Museum Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

Restaurants Near Newcastle Museum

  • MoneyPenny (contemporary bar)
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  • Small museum but it’s was a great visit staff were really good. Great for kids I had even had fun best time to go is on the weekends because the Wilson parking lee warf it’s all day free parking. Will return

  • Very cool museum, and it's free. My son and I really enjoyed the BHP light and information show. It was quite exciting.

  • it's free to visit the exhibition, but the content inside is a little bit empty

  • Thoroughly enjoyed this visit with the grandchildren. Free admittance, lots of interactive science displays, pictorial history of Newcastle, Coal Mining display and BHP display including an hourly 10 minute multi-media light and sound show of molten steel being poured from a furnace into a large ladle, had the kids mesmerised. Normally not opened on Mondays except during school holidays.

  • Great place to take the kids for some fun and a little learning. Also some great displays and changing exhibitions for both young and old alike.

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