Military Museum Open Day

East Point Military Museum

East Point Military Museum

East Point Military Museum
Artillery Gun
Scout Car
War Photo

The East Point Military Museum will not be holding an open day in 2011.



The 2010 Open Day

Official procedings to remember those who served start at 9am with a prayer, an Ode and a minutes silence.

Entry to the museum is free on this annual event, with entertainment supplied by the Australian Army Band and US Airforce Band and Darwin Pipes and Drums.

The kids are not forgotten- a bouncy castle, face painting and other games will keep them busy.

Gun turrent at East Point Museum
Visitors inspect a Gun Turrent on site.


Open from 8.30 am to 5pm.

This is an opportunity to learn what really happened in Darwin during the war. The real news was heavily censored in those times and many Australians are still not aware of the full extent of military operations here.

Normal Opening Hours and prices.
9:30am - 5pm, 7 days a week.
After hours by appointment.

Tickets
Adults.................................$12
Child under 15yrs................$5
Child under 5yrs...................Free
Family (2 Adults 2 Child)......$30
Seniors/Pensioners...............$10
Defcom/PFES........................$10
Uniformed Military Personnel....Free
Groups of 10 or more.............$8.80
School Groups.......................$5
(includes 2 teachers free)
- Tour group enquires welcome -

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Sep 11, 2015
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Museum NEW
by: Anonymous

Good place to visit website

Aug 11, 2015
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history
by: asakjs

Everyone should visit the military museum at least once in their lifetime. You can find so many interesting stuff there from firearm coating products used in the old and modern times and weapons also. Some museums have an interactive program too and you can bring your children if they are passionate about history.

Feb 18, 2014
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Looking for ww2 diary ,william Ronald tracey
by: Greg Tracey

about 5/6 years ago my dad as above was contacted by a lady attempting to write a book about Darwin's coastal artillery during ww2.My dad sent her his war diary , expecting it to be returned after a reasonable period. my two brothers , both before and after my dad's passing tried to ensure return of diary. to no avail.
if anyone has any way to contact this lady (my younger brother had computer failure , details lost ). Please contact Greg Tracey. Email gandytracey@hotmail.com or ring on
0263623249.
Mail address 1 Wolsley st . orange .Nsw . 2800.

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