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National Vietnam Veterans Museum

25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
+61 3 5956 6400
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25 Veterans Dr, Newhaven, Phillip Island, Victoria 3925, Australia
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"sound and light show"
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"on display"
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"phillip island"
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"great insight"
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"run by volunteers"
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"worth a visit"
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"group visit"
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"volunteer staff"
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"men and women"
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"australian history"
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"great collection"
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"great tribute"
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"long tan"
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"personal stories"
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"nui dat"
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"couple of hours"
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"fitting tribute"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited the Museum on the recommendation of Phillip Island Helicopters after our ride as there were more Helicopters here that our Grandson could see We learnt heaps watching the short movie about the Vietnam War and my husband got to see THE ball that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This volunteer run museum was amazing and there was such a wealth of information and artefacts there that I am already thinking about my next trip back! My Dad and I had been planning this trip for over a year but I had little idea...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great place to honour the brave men and what they went through Some excellent equipment you can get really close to and learn about the true heroes a must place to visit

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum exceeded my expectations. Absolutely a must visit. You can speak to people who served in Vietnam - I spoke to a vet who helped provide artillery support during the Battle of Long Tan - just amazing. This same vet helped my 4 year...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments and taking time to review our Museum. We love our visitors to go away with a greater understanding of this controversial time in Australian history. Our volunteers are always willing to help out and to give visitors a great...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing tribute to the veterans. The sound and light show was excellent for both kids (8 and 6) and the adults. The layout of the museum is easy to follow and very informative. We found the volunteers to be very friendly and helpful at...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments. Our Museum has evolved over the years with extra displays and we are constantly improving and aiming to give visitors the best possible experience. We are fortunate to have wonderful volunteers who are passionate about the Museum. Thank you...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

This place is unbelievable and quite humbling. Volunteers have done all the work and they have done a remarkable job. It is informative, friendly, staff are helpful and exhibits are interesting. There are informative displays, helicopters, tanks, planes, trucks, guns everything. Great place for everyone,...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Thank you for reviewing our Museum. Visitors always leave with so much more knowledge about this controversial time in Australian history. It's all about the stories of the veterans who served in Vietnam, the equipment they used and the conditions they had to contend with....More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

This was a great tribute to soldiers who gave their lives, their time and a lot of there mentality. There is a great range of information, things to look at and interaction. Greeted at the front counter on the 4/3 by two lovely, welcoming workers....More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments. There are many stories to tell and it is an emotional and thought provoking experience for some. Always educational. We have a wonderful team of volunteers who are always helpful. Thank you for visiting the Museum.

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Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

As a Vietnam veteran, I found the museum extremely interesting. It contains a good mix of equipment that represented most branches of the service. The quality of the display is a credit to those who played a part in establishing the museum. Excellent little coffee...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. It is much appreciated. We try to acknowledge all services and all those involved in this controversial era of Australian History. The Nui Dat Cafe is a great cafe and does a wonderful Devonshire Tea....More

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Thank you to the wonderful Volunteers who run this wonderful Museum, they are so very dedicated, very interesting to talk to The Museum is so well set out, very easy to navigate, documentation re items on display is very thorough Well worth a visit, will...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Thank you for taking time to review the Museum. We are fortunate to have passionate volunteers who are always ready and willing to assist our visitors. We are constantly improving and expanding our exhibits and have various events throughout the year. Thank you for visiting...More

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Reviewed February 7, 2018

I thought this exhibition to be the best on vietnam i have ever seen. I come from the seymour/nagambie area where we have the vietnam wall which is also fantastic....being an army brat and being at high school when all this was happening, to see...More

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nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments. We really appreciate your feedback. We have over 40,000 artefacts and memorabilia, some of which have been generously donated. We are the only Museum in Australian solely dedicated to preserving the history of the Vietnam War for future generations....More

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