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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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“on display” (16 reviews)
“phillip island” (46 reviews)
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25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
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"sound and light show"
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"on display"
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"phillip island"
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"great insight"
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"run by volunteers"
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"worth a visit"
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"group visit"
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"volunteer staff"
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"men and women"
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"australian history"
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"great collection"
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"great tribute"
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"long tan"
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"personal stories"
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"nui dat"
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"couple of hours"
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Reviewed today

We were amazed when we walked in and saw how big the place was. Packed with fantastic memorabilia and wonderful historical information. Well worth the money. Would recommend to anyone interested in history.

Thank Joanne S
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a wonderful day so much to see. It is excellent and well worth a visit. We spent over 3 hours there and will definitely go back again.A big thankyou to the volunteers that work there very friendly and helpful.

Thank Barbara K
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took our two children there aged 14 and 17 it was a very good display and we got to meet Len a Vietnam veteran. It was quite emotional talking to him. He was a top bloke and told us a few stories and explained...More

Thank asmusolino
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Museum on the recommendation of Phillip Island Helicopters after our ride as there were more Helicopters here that our Grandson could see We learnt heaps watching the short movie about the Vietnam War and my husband got to see THE ball that...More

Thank AussieJewels
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This volunteer run museum was amazing and there was such a wealth of information and artefacts there that I am already thinking about my next trip back! My Dad and I had been planning this trip for over a year but I had little idea...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to honour the brave men and what they went through Some excellent equipment you can get really close to and learn about the true heroes a must place to visit

Thank Keith H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum exceeded my expectations. Absolutely a must visit. You can speak to people who served in Vietnam - I spoke to a vet who helped provide artillery support during the Battle of Long Tan - just amazing. This same vet helped my 4 year...More

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

Thank you for your kind comments and taking time to review our Museum. We love our visitors to go away with a greater understanding of this controversial time in Australian history. Our volunteers are always willing to help out and to give visitors a great...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

An amazing tribute to the veterans. The sound and light show was excellent for both kids (8 and 6) and the adults. The layout of the museum is easy to follow and very informative. We found the volunteers to be very friendly and helpful at...More

Thank John E
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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. Our Museum has evolved over the years with extra displays and we are constantly improving and aiming to give visitors the best possible experience. We are fortunate to have wonderful volunteers who are passionate about the Museum. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

This place is unbelievable and quite humbling. Volunteers have done all the work and they have done a remarkable job. It is informative, friendly, staff are helpful and exhibits are interesting. There are informative displays, helicopters, tanks, planes, trucks, guns everything. Great place for everyone,...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for reviewing our Museum. Visitors always leave with so much more knowledge about this controversial time in Australian history. It's all about the stories of the veterans who served in Vietnam, the equipment they used and the conditions they had to contend with....More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This was a great tribute to soldiers who gave their lives, their time and a lot of there mentality. There is a great range of information, things to look at and interaction. Greeted at the front counter on the 4/3 by two lovely, welcoming workers....More

Thank Steph_Jade_92
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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. There are many stories to tell and it is an emotional and thought provoking experience for some. Always educational. We have a wonderful team of volunteers who are always helpful. Thank you for visiting the Museum.

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