Quilpie Shire Military History Museum

Quilpie, Quilpie Area

Located next door to the Visitor Information Centre is the Quilpie Shire Military History Museum.

This display features photographs, memorabilia and literature depicting Quilpie's Military History, all of which has been kindly loaned or donated by families of local War heroes.

The Museum has tables and chairs for you to take a load off and have a read through some of the wonderful stories of the local legends.

If videos are more your style then have a look through some of the wonderful photos, slide shows and stories set up on the touch screen.

Be sure to take a stroll through this amazing display and learn about Quilpie's very long and proud Military History.

Opening Hours

Season/DateDayOpening Hours
1 mars 2017 - 31 octobre 2017Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
Saturday9am - 12pm
Sunday9am - 12pm
1 novembre 2017 - 28 février 2018Monday8am - 5pm
Tuesday8am - 5pm
Wednesday8am - 5pm
Thursday8am - 5pm
Friday8am - 5pm
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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