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National Vietnam Veterans Museum

25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
+61 3 5956 6400
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25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well worth going to see and it has been extremely well done. Highly recommend and not expensive to go to.

Thank NatashaBoyle
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopping in here is a must if in the area. It will change or clear up any perceptions of the Vietnam war that you may have. The staff there are extremely helpful, knowledgeable and most likely can offer real life experience of their time in...More

Thank justinthebyrner
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Musuem. We are fortunate to have some Vietnam veterans amongst our volunteers who are able to share their knowledge and experience of this controversial time. There are many stories to read about and much to see....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic place to spend a few hours . Kids were very entertained reading about the history of Vietnam, they were even given a little project to complete we then finished of with some yummy food /drinks in the cafeMore

Thank n_kop71
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We are so pleased your children had a good experience and enjoyed the NVVM Investigators Quiz. We have that especially for school holidays to entertain the kids. The Nui Dat Cafe serves great coffee and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was very informative and really enjoyed it. Out 9 year old loved the interactive devise that was given and helped him be more engaged in the museum.

Thank Kylie M
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind comments. The InfoWands are really simple to use and give more information about the relevant exhibits. Kids love them as they are fun as well. Thanks for visiting the Museum.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had no idea that the National Vietnam Veterans Museum existed, until I saw the sign on the side of the road this weekend. You pass it on the way to the penguin parade....so leave a bit earlier and allow a couple of hours to...More

Thank creaturecomforts2015
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments. Many of our visitors are totally suprised by the quality and quantity of our exhibits and the variety of displays. We are very fortunate in having dedicated volunteers who are passionate about the Museum. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Being the child of a Vietnam Veteran I find the subject matter very interesting. The Sound and light show is excellent. (My Japanese niece was also impressed by the sound and light show).We arrived a bit late in the day with only 1hr and 15...More

1  Thank Adam R
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your great comments and we love your photos. Sorry you had to be limited in your time here, however we look forward to seeing you again with your Dad. I am so pleased you found the photo of the ship. Our new...More

Reviewed 3 September 2017

Not large on the scale of national museums but contains so much information. The staff were only too willing to talk about the exhibits and their own experiences. Having visited the Chu Chi tunnels and war museum's in Vietnam I can highly recommend a visit...More

1  Thank Lyndasaluki
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2017

Thank you for your review. We have over 20,000 artefacts at the Museum and we are continually adding to our displays and looking to give our vistitors the best experience possible. We very much appreciate your comments. Thank you for visiting the Museum.

Reviewed 30 August 2017

The Museum is a large open warehouse to allow for very large exhibits such as Canberra Bombers , artillery , helicopters and similar . The exhibits pay homage to our loyal brave men many of whom were inducted on National Service before being trained and...More

Thank Peter Y
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Thank you for your insightful comments. The building that houses the Museum was once an aircraft hangar and is certainly large enough to hold the large exhibits you mentioned. There are also 2 aircraft at the front of the Museum which are outside, the Grumman...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017

From the very first, we were transported back to the 1960s and what Australia contributed to the people there. VERY MOVING! HIGHLY recommend everyone visit this place and allow several hours to absorb the times. Very well done, too. We will be going back.

Thank Robert W
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Museum. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Such lovely people that run this amazing display. The establishment is clean. There is a lift that takes you up to the 2nd floor so its fully disability friendly.More

1  Thank Tarneeha
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are lucky to have such wonderful volunteers who are always ready to help answer any question. You have taken some really good photos. Thank you for putting them up for others to see. There are some...More

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