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Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology

St Michael's Museum 1-63 the Abbey Pl | off Old Toorbul Rd, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
+61 7 5495 1652
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A trip through the ages.

The museum offers a range of fascinating artefacts dating from the stone ages through to more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lois r
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Caboolture, Australia
Excellent!

3 mums, 7 kids, 0 whinging! Everyone had a really great day at Kids Dig It! Well organised and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alibat2018
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Brisbane, Australia
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Travel back in time to ancient and classical worlds inside the treasure house of 500,000 years of human history. View Abbey Church’s 13th century medieval stained glass collection, and historical jewelry and artefacts from Europe’s Renaissance period and industrial revolution.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“next year” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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St Michael's Museum 1-63 the Abbey Pl | off Old Toorbul Rd, Caboolture, Queensland 4510, Australia
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+61 7 5495 1652
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"medieval festival"
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"next year"
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"fantastic event"
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"stained glass windows"
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"christmas market"
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"world history"
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"middle ages"
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"on arrival"
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"grand parade"
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"medieval experience"
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"interesting artifacts"
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"well worth a visit"
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"couple of hours"
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"little gem"
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"jousting"
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"costumes"
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"weekend"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum offers a range of fascinating artefacts dating from the stone ages through to more recent eras. It is primarily European in focus, but does have Asian and Middle Eastern displays as well. Exhibits are well presented and the artefacts are clearly explained. Well...More

Thank lois r
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 mums, 7 kids, 0 whinging! Everyone had a really great day at Kids Dig It! Well organised and friendly plus great value.

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Reviewed 2 June 2018

From the website "The Abbey Museum Caboolture is open Monday to Saturday from 10.00am to 4.00pm." We drove 1.5 hours from the Gold Coast, arriving at 10.40am on a Saturday. It was closed, lights off and no sign of life. Very disappointed to have travelled...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

It was an interesting morning at Abbey Museum checking out the collection of ancient artifacts. The collection is well displayed and with information about each artifact. Well worth a visit for those interested in world history. These is also St Michael's church which has some...More

Thank Linda R
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

The little museum provides a good history lesson with some interesting artifacts. It’s worth a drop in for a couple of hours.

Thank Fiona A
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

My family and I attended a Christmas market here two weeks ago, due to lots of rain we went into the museum and so very glad we did.Its very very interesting and a must for a school outing

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Interesting setting and the singing was top-class. Parking could have been better sign-posted, but we managed to find our way back to our car with the aid of a mobile phone.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

This is the fourth time my wife and I have enjoyed the Gregorian Chant at the Abbey Church. It's beginning to be a habit but a very enjoyable one. Wonderful medieval singing in a lovely candle lit church. And then the program is followed by...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

The atmosphere of the Abbey with it's stained glass windows, the choir & everything cloaked in darkness gives a sense of reality. The gardens are wonderful, the parking is good, & I love the costumes. This is my second year, & my friends are going...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

It was a fantastic event, as always. My Uncle was with me, and he mentioned that there could have been more explanation about the history of the chants, however, I feel this would be out of place in the Church, and may fit nicely in...More

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