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Newcastle Museum

Workshop Way, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
+61 2 4974 1400
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Newie muse

Great hands on experiences for youngsters. Also enjoyable for older Novacastrians and tourists... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lyn L
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Newcastle, Australia
via mobile
Good Family visit

A really good regional museum for those proud of their local district, was really good when coupled... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter H
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Redhead, Australia
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  • Average9%
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Workshop Way, Newcastle, New South Wales 2300, Australia
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+61 2 4974 1400
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hands on experiences for youngsters. Also enjoyable for older Novacastrians and tourists interested in local history.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really good regional museum for those proud of their local district, was really good when coupled with special exhibitions

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to the museum before and the family are always keen to head there. We were lucky that they have the supernova and mininova displays on. The kids loved the hands on science stuff. The lifted a car and played in the mininova...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family trip to Newcastle Museum during school holidays was a nice way to spend about 1.5hrs to occupy my 5 year olds mind. Great hands on section of interesting science displays for the kids to interact with and I personally found the sports history section...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After touring all the 'must see' sites on our son's to do list. It was a pleasant surprise to find this museum had no admission fee but still housed interesting exhibits. We also watched the sound and light show and discovered some interesting facts about...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovley place to bring young children. It has the best of both worlds with lots of learning and then the added bonus of an indoor play area where the kids can burn off some energy. Tuesday mornings are also great and the...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Newcastle Museum is a little gem in our city. My kids always enjoy a trip here, they love the new exhibits as well as the old. We went along a couple of times for the Anime special event movies which were free - so good...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017

Great for families and to educate your children on science, newcastles history, immigration and coal mining!

Reviewed 20 April 2017

The science section for kids was interesting and some other sections such as coal , and local history etc. as well. Parking was convenient. There was an area for little kids to play as well. We didn't visit the Japanese art of Tattoo as that...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

The museum was great for all ages.My husband and I enjoyed looking and reading up on the local history and our 3 year old had a blast at the kid's play area.He loved all the hands on activities and wanted desperately to stay longer and...More

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