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a unique experience in the heart of launceston

A great tour of the radio studios of City Park Radio. plus an amazing collection of radio receivers... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
16alexanderh
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Adelaide, Australia
More Than A Museum

As a former volunteer for years at a nonprofit community radio station, I couldn't resist checking... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Rumples
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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

A great tour of the radio studios of City Park Radio. plus an amazing collection of radio receivers and phonographs over the the decades since the invention of radio. Run by friendly volunteers who are enthusiastic about sharing their passion. Well worth your time! Gold...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

As a former volunteer for years at a nonprofit community radio station, I couldn't resist checking out this museum when we entered Launceston's City Park. We had headed to the park to see the resident monkeys and were surprised to see a beautiful brick cottage,...More

Thank Rumples
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We popped in and did the City Park Radio Station tour during our visit to Launceston City Park. Great tour for only a gold coin donation. Great collection of radios through the years and a visit to the radio station as it was playing live...More

Thank Kelly J
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

For just a gold coin donation I was given an informative tour of this lovely old building and its contents that includes the historic collection of radios. It was so good and the volunteer so enthusiastic that i felt constrained to empty my pockets of...More

Thank AlfredBs
Reviewed 11 November 2017

An enthusiastic volunteer talked us through the history of the building, the development of radio and the running of the station, including a look at the show going to air. All of the volunteers we met were friendly and the collection of old radios, and...More

Thank stevehR6200SY
Reviewed 31 October 2017

My husband and 12 yo daughter thoroughly enjoyed their tour of the Radio Museum. As they were the only visitors at the time, it was a personal tour and very interesting. I'm pretty sure they would have been interviewed for broadcast on the radio if...More

Thank Copa6
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had just entered the City Park and we saw the stunning house on the left with wisteria arch and saw the live radio sign. James met us at the door and proceeded to take us on an amazing tour through the history of radio....More

Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 17 May 2017

this magic place was just inside the gate at city park, engulfed in wisteria flower. lady outside invited us in and showed us all around (volunteer)took us into the studio, told us how it all worked, overall very interesting do visit

Thank Val G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Interesting to see the old radios and to also get a glimpse of the working radio station. Presenter on the day we visited was not very pleasant (quite rude) but the lady who showed us around was friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic.

Thank deirdrem613
Reviewed 13 January 2017

The City Park Radio Museum is a hidden gem inside City Park! The entrance is within the park (near the monkey enclosure). Our guide Ian showed us through the museum and working studio. My children (aged 10 & 8) thoroughly enjoyed the tour and the...More

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