Australian War Memorial, Canberra

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Australian War Memorial pays tribute to Australians who fought in global conflicts. A large white building with a green dome serves as the site's focal point. It houses the commemorative area, including the Hall of Memory where the Tomb of the Australian Unknown Soldier lies. Inside, three walls of stained glass and four walls of mosaics depict Australian servicemen and women. In an outside courtyard, a memorial pool surrounds an eternal flame. A museum and archive details Australia's military involvement around the world. Put Australian War Memorial and other Canberra attractions into our Canberra online trip itinerary builder , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • A fantastic place to teach children about our history. We've been there a few times in the last couple of years and everytime it fascinates us. The staff are very friendly and I'd suggest to spend the...  more »
  • We were a few days too early to the Poppy exhibition, but a volunteer allowed us to plant one. Don't forget to visit the huge Anzac Hall. Hopefully they will come to their senses and not demolish such...  more »
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  • Great place to visit If you enjoy your war history. I was here for a couple hours and still didn't get through it all.. I need to come back. The exhibits are amazing.
  • This is one of the best place I have visited from all Canberra. If you are serious enough about history this is grate place to spend some time to learn many stuff. Very resourceful and versatile

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