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Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory

19 Conacher St | Bullocky Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 8 8999 8201
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The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) is the NT's premier cultural institution. Enjoy permanent exhibition highlights such as Cyclone Tracy, Natural History and Sweetheart, a famous croc as well as exciting temporary exhibitions. Enjoy a meal at the picturesque Cornucopia cafe overlooking the sea or purchase a book or gift at the Store at the Museum. Entry is free. MAGNT runs an engaging series of talks, public programs, workshops and school holiday programs. Check out the website for details
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19 Conacher St | Bullocky Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 8 8999 8201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A good place to visit. For a museum it has the basic set of educational displays. Watch out for the special displays as they can be really interesting within Northern Terrority

Thank Gerryte
Reviewed yesterday

Spent a lot of time taking in all the displays and the cyclone tracy display was well worth the time to read all about it.

Thank gazzabuc
Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been very impressed with the museum, the staff are very knowledgable, and the scientist that work there are fantastic. The exhibitions they have are great and have lots of local content which as a local I find very interesting. They have been very...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 2 days ago

Blown away by this centre. Fantastic art in the Gallery. PNG exhibition also fantastic - photos convey so much! Cyclone Tracy has been done brilliantly! Free entry, Red hop on hop off bus stops here. Plenty of off st parking. Allow at least 1-1.5 hrs...More

Thank KellieandMarke
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this museum with my parents. They had been here several years ago and loved it. Problem was most areas were being renovated and therefore closed off! Maybe they can't do this over times of year due to the weather but seemed an odd choice...More

Thank Katie O
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent exhibitions, free of charge, my kids liked it a lot. The surroundings are also really nice, so it's an ideal 1-2 h trip when the sun is too hot. Part of the exhibition was closed unfortunately when we went there

Thank swissguest
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic I was in darwin for cyclone Tracy and the exhibit is spot on Sweetheart great as is Indigenous displays

Thank dalecampbell3
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really recommend going to look at this, seeing the cyclone Tracey exhibition also seeing the big. Crocodile was fabulous.

Thank gjfk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Museum / Art Gallery of the Northern territory is really worthwhile visiting. Plenty of fascinating exhibits and hstory including the devastating Cyclone Tracey which struck Darwin at Christmas 1974 . Also "Sweetheart" the stuffed giant "saltie" crocodile which had a ferocious appetite for attacking...More

Thank Uhuru6948
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum was extremely informative with excellent presentation of exhibits. The Cyclone Tracey exhibit was confronting even after experiencing cyclones in Queensland. A great experience

Thank dlbright2017
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Opening times please in February 2015
7 February 2015|
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Response from Kiwibob739 | Reviewed this property |
I went on a weekend and it was 10am - 5pm