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Becker House

Gordon Street, Canberra 2004, Australia
+61 2 6247 5777
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Shine Dome

previously known as becker house but now called shine dome. interesting building that is out of... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
JohnG3121
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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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Unusual shape draws the eye

Owned by the Australian Academy of Science I think this building is only usualy open for special... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2013
kjbMirani
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Brisbane Region, Australia
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Dec 21, 2017
“Shine Dome”
Sep 6, 2013
“Unusual shape draws the eye”
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Gordon Street, Canberra 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

previously known as becker house but now called shine dome. interesting building that is out of this world. located at the australian academy of science

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Reviewed 7 September 2013

Owned by the Australian Academy of Science I think this building is only usualy open for special occassions. You can't get lost following the corridor around, some interesting scientific history available. I was there for a special exhibition by the weather bureau, the buildings quite...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2013

For years, I'd wanted to see inside this curiously-shaped building, but it generally isn't open to the public. It belongs to the Australian Academy of Science, and they host public lectures every month (check their website to see what's on, and you'll probably have to...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2012

This bizarre dome is lovely for its’ unusual design. Be sure to get up close to it, as there is a little moat that cannot be seen from afar. Something a little different and literally opposite the National Film and Sound Archive. Worth a look.

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