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Killer Whale Museum

Eden, New South Wales 2551, Australia
+61 2 6496 2094
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Cost$10 but well worth it

Must see ! The way humans were taught by killer whales to hunt together is amazing . We stayed... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Warren E
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Museum fantastic

Loved the killer whale museum Definately worth a visit. Very informative interesting and in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wendyterrytaylor
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Eden, New South Wales 2551, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Must see ! The way humans were taught by killer whales to hunt together is amazing . We stayed about 1 1/2 hours then drove to the Davidson whaleing station , lovely spot. Old slab huts were in great condition.

Thank Warren E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the killer whale museum Definately worth a visit. Very informative interesting and in today's age somewhat confronting

Thank wendyterrytaylor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must see when visiting the far south coast of New South Wales brilliant exhibits of Australias whaling history , although so sad knowing the history of our early settllers & how they harvested the whale products. Thankfully these giants of the sea are now...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Put a rainy day to very good use. The whaling museum was much more than I thought it would be. It delves into the history of the region and the significance of the industry of the time. Well set out and some amazing photos of...More

Thank MAK2123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum is well laid out and has numerous exhibits. The dialogue boards are very informative. There is a good theatre with a very informative film about "Old Tom"- a local legend.

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went today and it was really good, gives you a great insight in how it was in the old days . Well worth the visit and would definitely recommend.

Thank Macka6969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small local museum. Well laid out and interesting. Includes not only killer whale information, but also WWI, WWII memorabilia and the local community. Worth the visit to learn about the local area.

Thank Laraine30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 3yo loved the boats, kids area and theatre. We loved Old Tom. Even better than our last visit 6 years ago!

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Surprisingly interesting ! Initially I didn't want to go, pleasantly surprised in the end. The kids also learnt something!

Thank LSholz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is not much else to see here but shops and restaurants but this museum is well worth a visit. The video sound could do with a bit of tweaking though.

Thank cruiseaholic78
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K8709FKjohnw
Hi am visiting Eden by cruise is there public transport from where passengers disembark and Museum or Taxis etc.
4 November 2015|
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Response from Robert S | Property representative |
The museum is a short walk from the wharf but it is all uphill and a bit steep. There are usually shuttle buses operating between the wharf and town when the cruise ships are in port so you may find it easier to get on... More
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