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Katherine Museum

Gorge Rd, Lot 2922, Katherine, Northern Territory 0850, Australia
+61 8 8972 3945
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Didn't get to go this time

I love going into this museum with my 2 and half boy but this time we were unfortunate and they... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
jjstacey92
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Kununurra, Australia
Worth the visit...

An interesting collection of artefacts telling the story of Katherine. Found the video of the 1998... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Charlotte J
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Melbourne, Australia
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Gorge Rd, Lot 2922, Katherine, Northern Territory 0850, Australia
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I love going into this museum with my 2 and half boy but this time we were unfortunate and they weren't open! Went to the visitor centre to find out why and was told that they only open Mon-Fri. I have still given this place...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

An interesting collection of artefacts telling the story of Katherine. Found the video of the 1998 floods fascinating, understanding the impact on the town and how they started to rebuild their lives. And what an enthusiastic Mayor - even through adversity, he was so positive....More

Thank Charlotte J
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

A very informative and interesting place, with videos and lots of local information. Machinery display was not my interest but my husband enjoyed it.

Thank Cavel P
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A Fantastic little museum with plenty of Katherine history from the flying doctor Benton to the floods, Just $10 per head is cheap as chips and goes to a great cause, this is a must see

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This is a marvelous museum containing a great display covering the history of the town and district including the great Katherine flood and the war years. I especially enjoyed the newest displays in the hangar containing the bi plane. The boards were a credit to...More

Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Travelling around Australia staying in Katherine and dropped into the Katherine Museum for a look at the local history. Well done to the local community this museum displays the Katherine's past until the present day, with many displays the one we especially liked was the...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Learn about Katherine watch the video about the big flood learn about how the flying service started and Lots of local knowledge.

Thank Mal S
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had a good visit and surprised on how good this place was, well worth your time, 2 hour will have you sell everything and a excellent morning tea. Ladies in the office very friendly and helpful.

Thank Julie P
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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Scattered through a few buildings. Worth a short visit but it is limited. Not professionally curated I suspect.

Thank Lankylee
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

What looked like a dusty old museum turned out to be a treasure! The hanger with old flying doctor plane in it had the most wonderful walls of storylines from all the past. Great tales of ordinary lives lived in amazingly tough and difficult conditions....More

Thank Sallyscott2888
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