National Capital Exhibition, Canberra

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#4 of 7 in Childrens Museums in Canberra
Children’s Museum · Hidden Gem · Observation Deck
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  • This little display is worth a look, allow about 40 mins to browse the displays and watch the short film. It's worth popping in just for the great views across the lake and across to the...  more »
  • Almost gave it a miss due to the music festival setup, but it provides a comprehensive timeline to Canberra's history, as well as insight as to why Canberra had been chosen as the Australian capital.....  more »
  • Short film !!lots of school kids long walk if you are not from area ( when ask people how to get there got lots of bad directions ) nice view !!so if you go take the culture connection bus  more »
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  • The best tourist information centre I have ever seen. Large, clean and tidy. The staff were so friendly and helpful. Strongly recommend going their 1st. They will give you a map of Canberra, then ask what your interested in. Highlight these areas on the map for you and you keep this and take away with you. Brilliant.
  • Very informative! Knowledgeable friendly staff. Great photos and maps/plans for Canberra! Who knows about Marion Mahony Griffin? - his wife and architect and colleague who made an equally valuable if not greater input into the design of Canberra! A wonderful discovery.... at the exhibition!
  • Enjoyed learning about the history of the capital. And the tourist information centre/gift shop attached is pretty good too.
  • I really liked this place I do like debating and a tiny bit of politics. But after coming here I'm almost addicted to politics. I guess everyone has there own opinions. But seeing the place has really been amazing you get to see the voting place the seating the history and so much more knowledge. I recommend this place.
  • Excellent Capt. Cook exhibit. Beautiful stained glass windows. Lovely bookstore.

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