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Princess Royal Fortress

Forts Road | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9841 9369
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Best Museum for WW1

I first visited this site 25 years ago and was impressed with the displays. The siting of this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Colin M
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Gold Coast, Australia
Well worth an hour or 2

We started off with the free tour at 10am, our host had so many stories and so much history he... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ballymackibbot
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Perth, Australia
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Forts Road | Great Southern Region, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I first visited this site 25 years ago and was impressed with the displays. The siting of this museum is spectacular with lots of interesting stone buildings to explore and information official and personal details of contributions made by the city of Albany to the...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We started off with the free tour at 10am, our host had so many stories and so much history he couldn't even begin to tell it all. Very informative. We also just walked around ourselves and found it all very well put together and organised...More

Thank Ballymackibbot
Reviewed 1 week ago

See the coastal defences and the historic exhibits. It is a big place with lots to see. It is next door to the National Anzac Centre. You can easily spend an hour here.

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the ANZAC centre the. Took a walk around the Princess Royal Fortress and found it all very interesting. Free entry to see it all.

Thank malleegirl
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We visited with the grandchildren so that they might understand the historical aspects of the location. Unfortunately, there was no guide on hand, so it was left to my wife and I to give a summary of the importance of the fortress and its importance...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 8 July 2017

If you are visiting the National ANZAC Centre don't forget to go for a walk up to the lookout over King George Sound. We walked the bush track past the great display of military hardware to a bunker in the bush which had been manned...More

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Lots of information to absorb! This is very central to Albany so a visit is a must. A tour is available or you can do a self tour. Lots of little spots to discover and you can just imagine what it was really like back...More

Thank 696HelenS
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Albany was far from the various war fronts but this area demonstrates how far war impacts on individuals & communities

Thank Darrel J
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Plenty to see and read and a very interesting historical site. Is near Anzac Centre so there is lots to see all around.

1  Thank LellieK
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This forms part of the national ANZAC museum site which includes the Convoy Walk. There's a couple of ship's gun turrets, heavy calibre guns, topedoes and the like - some of the guns you can operate (bofers/oerlikon type) which is great for kids. The grounds...More

1  Thank nnmercman
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