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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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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This museum was surprisingly good with lots of information and interesting facts about the war. It was great to be able to see some of the actual planes and vehicles used too.

Thank dulicieux
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unexpectedly spent a good 2 hours here. Loved the little sound and light video, so informative, I even shed a tear or two.More

Thank beck_dave
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind comments. We really appreciate the feedback. The holographic Light & Sound Show is the best place to start a visit. It covers the causes and consequences of the Vietnam War and give a good overview of this era. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most Europeans and Americans have no knowledge of the efforts of Aussie soldiers during the Viet Nam conflict. This wonderful Museum is a tribute to the volunteers who have built it over many years. There is a wealth of memorabilia and many Aircraft and fighting...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We appreciate your feedback. Many visitors are amazed at the amount of displays and exhibits on show. Our new exhibition, Royal Australian Navy, Vietnam, 1965 - 1972 will be opening on Saturday 18 November at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very interesting place, and could bring back a lot of sad memories for some people.When you first go in there is a video of about 15 mins. to watch.And then you move on to see the rest. Lots of facts and figures...More

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

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum with such great comments. Thought provoking for some and educational for others, this is the information we aim to share with visitors. Our volunteers are amazing but there are also 2 part time staff and...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

If you are in the area then visiting the National Vietnam Veterans Museum is a must. Whilst a lot of historical places focus on World War 1 & 2 this historic museum is totally dedicated to the Vietnam War and is staffed by Vietnam Veterans....More

Thank _ramsay_kim
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for your wonderful and insightful comments. We are fortunate to have such amazing volunteers, some of whom are Vietnam veterans. They all have a wealth of knowledge and are always happy to help visitors by sharing information. We are the only Museum in...More

Reviewed 17 October 2017

Well worth going to see and it has been extremely well done. Highly recommend and not expensive to go to.

Thank NatashaBoyle
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and for taking the time to review the Museum. Our volunteers do an amazing job and are always happy to speak with our visitors. Thank you for visiting.

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Stopping in here is a must if in the area. It will change or clear up any perceptions of the Vietnam war that you may have. The staff there are extremely helpful, knowledgeable and most likely can offer real life experience of their time in...More

Thank justinthebyrner
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Musuem. We are fortunate to have some Vietnam veterans amongst our volunteers who are able to share their knowledge and experience of this controversial time. There are many stories to read about and much to see....More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place to spend a few hours . Kids were very entertained reading about the history of Vietnam, they were even given a little project to complete we then finished of with some yummy food /drinks in the cafeMore

Thank n_kop71
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We are so pleased your children had a good experience and enjoyed the NVVM Investigators Quiz. We have that especially for school holidays to entertain the kids. The Nui Dat Cafe serves great coffee and...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

This was very informative and really enjoyed it. Out 9 year old loved the interactive devise that was given and helped him be more engaged in the museum.

Thank Kylie M
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. The InfoWands are really simple to use and give more information about the relevant exhibits. Kids love them as they are fun as well. Thanks for visiting the Museum.

Reviewed 17 September 2017

I had no idea that the National Vietnam Veterans Museum existed, until I saw the sign on the side of the road this weekend. You pass it on the way to the penguin parade....so leave a bit earlier and allow a couple of hours to...More

Thank creaturecomforts2015
nvvm, Public Relations Manager at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you for your kind comments. Many of our visitors are totally suprised by the quality and quantity of our exhibits and the variety of displays. We are very fortunate in having dedicated volunteers who are passionate about the Museum. Thank you for visiting.

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