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Opal Museum

196 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
+61 7 3857 7740
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Very good shop

This museum/ shop is by far the best place I have been to. The movie was very educational. I love... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Anastasia V
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Opal museum

Excellent museum fully recomended. Interesting, the owner brilliantly explaining, few great videos... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maria195300
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A fascinating incite into this unique and iconic Australian industry and explore the wonder and magnificence of nature.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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196 Albion Rd | Windsor, Brisbane, Queensland 4030, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum/ shop is by far the best place I have been to. The movie was very educational. I love how kid friendly the museum was, the fake and real opals were very interesting. The fact that you could find the opals you like and...More

Thank Anastasia V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent museum fully recomended. Interesting, the owner brilliantly explaining, few great videos. Really worth to go and see.

Thank Maria195300
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Reviewed March 20, 2018

Had a really interesting couple of hours here. We started by watching a video about opals that looked as though it had been made in the 1990s but was fairly interesting and gave you a lot of information about how opals form and why there...More

Thank Jaye A
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

We learned SO MUCH!!! I had no idea there were such thing as opalized fossils. I love the story of how the museum came to be. Geoff himself gave us a grand tour. I’m so in love with OPALS now!!!

Thank Lisa L
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Be sure to stop by here to learn about opals. There is a video to watch and a lot of sample of different types of opals to see. There is also a store where you can purchase jewelry. Very friendly.

Thank like2Cplaces
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Reviewed February 28, 2018

If you want to know more about opals, this is a good place to begin the journey. Very informative with video, maps, visual displays, lots of opal samples, and the staff seem to love to share what they know. About 10 minutes drive from downtown...More

Thank Seessee
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Enjoyed the museum and learning about opals in general and in Australia specifically. Kind people, no pressure to buy, and they let you take your time looking through their beautiful jewelry.

Thank KristenLB62
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

This opal museum is a great place to visit with the family or with partners. Visited and was greeted by a very enthusiastic woman at the counter who showed us the museum through and through! I would definitely recommend as something to do; the opals...More

Thank Dijana K
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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely museum off the usual tourist places. The owner/staff is super friendly, the exhibition is very interesting and you are gonna learn a lot about opal that will surprise you! And it is for free, so if you are looking for an authentic...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

Thorough and very informative about these rare stones, recommended if you've got an interest in jewellery or just want an interesting & different experience.

Thank Andy I
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