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Maritime Centre

3 Honeysuckle Dr | Lee Wharf, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4929 2588
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Great learning experience

Great to see the beautiful history of Honeysuckle and Newcastle harbour! Great for families and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Harroldinio
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Newcastle, Australia
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Way over priced

While there are some interesting things to I thought it was way overpriced given what it is. It... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
SealWoods
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Sydney
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3 Honeysuckle Dr | Lee Wharf, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great to see the beautiful history of Honeysuckle and Newcastle harbour! Great for families and schools, such a great learning experience of Newcastle!

Thank Harroldinio
Reviewed 9 October 2017

While there are some interesting things to I thought it was way overpriced given what it is. It may appeal to young kids but we were not impressed.

Thank SealWoods
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went to the visitor centre and realised that there was a maritime exhibit. Good for a bit of a look if you are interested in a classic style museum set up. One of the volunteers showed us around and had some great stories! He was...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

My wife and I stopped here on a walking tour in Newcastle, and we were in for a treat. We were greeted at the door, and then introduced to our personal tour guide. He told us about the history of the port, sprinkling in his...More

Thank captgingebeard
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We recently paid a visit to the Maritime museum which has a wonderful location right in the centre of the Honeysuckle precinct. My three children aged from 8- 13 and myself spent about an hour there. The volunteer on the door was very pleasant. There...More

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

As we were travelling with a family friend with a keen interest in ships, ship building and history this was on our to do list for Newcastle. We were greeted warmly and the admission fee cheap for four people $10. We toured and did learn...More

Thank surprisealot w
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Full of amazing artefacts, interesting photos, and some lovely staff offering tours with historical perspective. Well worth a look

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Located on the harbour front in a converted railway shed this little museum gives alot of information about the Maritime history of Newcastle. It is closed one day a week. Mosty run by volunteers. Good to visit if you can get a parking spot. If...More

Thank PamF47
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Great little museum. The volunteers do a great job .Very Knowledgeable and try to answer questions that visitors .However some money needs to be spent on it to get it ship shape again.

Thank pgwright55
Reviewed 22 February 2017

My husband is a boat nut, so we stopped in here on a recent day trip. The location is spectacular, in a prime position on the beautiful waterfront. Whilst modest in scope, it offers a comprehensive overview of all things maritime in this historic port...More

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