Children at the Roll of Honour

Australian War Memorial

The Australian War Memorial is one of the world's great museums. It is also the premier archive and centre for research into the history of Australian involvement in war. The Memorial commemorates the service and sacrifice of all Australian men and women in wartime.

Here you can discover the diverse Australian experiences of war and connect with the stories of people and events that shaped Australia.

Here you can pay your respects and discover what it means to be Australian. Share this unique experience with your family and friends today.

Ranked 1st on Trip Advisor's 2014 Top 10 Australian Landmarks.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daily 10am- 5pm; Christmas Day: Closed. If you can't be there in person, see the live video stream for the daily Last Post Ceremony from 4.50pm EST on their website

ENTRY COST

Free entry

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #1 of 134 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Traveler's Choice

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

The Best!

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The Australian War Memorial is a MUST DO experience in Canberra! It is extremely well set up with extensive exhibitions from multiple wars, films and demonstrations and interactive experiences also...

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Fun for the kids - but is that really what a war museum should be?

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We spent an entire day at the War memorial with our two kids aged 10 and 7. It was very engaging to them and I've always been fascinated by war history. Although I would certainly recommend visiting...

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Must see

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The displays and information on all the conflicts that Australia has been involved in are very well presented, especially given the available space. Allow a good half day or longer if you are not...

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

Treloar Crescent, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2612

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EMAIL

info@awm.gov.au

WEB

www.awm.gov.au

PHONE NUMBER

02 6243 4211

FAX NUMBER

02 6243 4325

FEATURES

  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Catering
  • Coach Parking
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • First aid equipment
  • Free Wifi
  • Guide
  • Lockers
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Public Toilet
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Shop
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
  • Tour Desk
  • Viewing Platform