National Capital Exhibition, Canberra

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  • Cool place to visit with kids to give them a perspective of how ad why Canberra is where it is. Lots of cool little activities for the kids to do as well. 
  • This is the place to go if you want to learn about how Canberra became a city. It also offers great views of the lake. AND there's Lego! 
  • The info and explanation added by the light display on the model of Canberra really tell you the background to the place and is very interesting. Great views of the lake, good information with very he...  more »
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  • I was quite surprised with this little out of the way museum. It was interesting to see the other entries for the design of Canberra and the kids area is filled with lego! That of course my kid loves.
  • Really interesting and interactive exhibition. Not too much there, so it's not overwhelming. The large model of Canberra with audio-visual explanation alone is worth the visit.
  • Great intro to Canberra. The scale model explaining the layout and design of Canberra is fascinating. Lots of info on design and construction of Canberra. It is FREE and has Lego for the kids. This may be a temporary exhibit. Good views and has an adjoining cafe.
  • Good displays with plenty of interesting detail on the history of Canberra - Lego for the kids and tourism information, all for free.
  • Currently, it's undergoing a revamp. The exhibitions inside are very educational. There's much to Canberra to learn about and this place is a great place to begin.