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Chinese Temple and Museum Chung Wah

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25 Woods St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8941 0898
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

A really calming place to visit, you dont realise the impact the chinese had on Darwin all those years ago

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Terry L
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Small tucked away exhibition. Great coverage of the Chinese history and the contribution the Chinese made to Darwin.nice way to kill an hour

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gregelliott
Reviewed 21 September 2018

What a treasure of knowledge and information about our Chinese people who came to Australia in the 1800

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lorna1943
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We found it hard to find this little museum, tucked away behind other buildings, not helped by the unhelpful information on how to get there from the Information place. However er, we persevered and found it eventually. It is absolutely full of the history of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rosaleigh2908
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Very worthwhile visit. Details of the development of Darwin through the importation of Chinese labour, resulting in a community influenced by the sheer numbers of Chinese occupants. Includes information on their substantial contribution to Darwin, at least up until WWII.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sally K
Reviewed 4 September 2018

I originally went to view the Temple, which I enjoyed visiting. However, it was the Museum beside it that caught and held my attention. The displays in the Museum gave me a real and authentic insight into the role the Chinese played throughout the timeline...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tina R
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A very calm and peaceful visit to the Chinese Temple and Museum. Beautiful Temple worth seeing and the museum volunteers are very welcoming. There’s a wealth of information and photographs , some are stunning on screen printed silk scrolls. Joyce, the volunteer we met, gave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kym D
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The curators are very helpful and explained the best way for us to fully experience this museum, which tells the history of how and when the Chinese people came to Darwin. There is a short video and the exhibits are all fully explained. The temple...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 345TedR
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We went an saw the display, the staff were absolutely helpful and friendly. The temple is always open so we went and sat for a while. So calm and relaxing. This is a must see destination.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank madfish2016
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The temple is good to pop into but the main part is the museum, $4 for entry, is really the draw here. There are loads of exhibits and accounts of the history of Chinese settlement in NT and Darwin in particular, with a focus on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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