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The Great War Exhibition - CLOSED

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Amazing

Congratulations New Zealand for putting together such a wonderful display. really glad we were able... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bruce C
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Newcastle, Australia
Excellent Exhibition - but it is now closed

Unfortunately this excellent exhibition has now closed (on December 2nd). It is due to be... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Roger H
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Let the Great War Exhibition take you from a peaceful Belgian village before war broke out into the hell that was World War I. The story is told through a remarkable collection of objects, hundreds of colourised photographs, miniature models and...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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15 Buckle Street | Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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+64 4-978 2500
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All reviews guided tour peter jackson war exhibition trench experience chunuk bair te papa dominion museum life size gallipoli campaign well worth the visit world class an absolute new zealanders take your time weta workshops couple of hours two hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A very informative and eye opening experience. Well worth it. The attention to detail is unbelievable. Educational and makes you remember that freedom does come at a cost. A very high one.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank deejohncee
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great explanation of what went on in WWI from NZ eyes a particular focus on the Gallipoli campaign but the rest of the war is covered in quite some detail. What a shame they couldn't leave it in one place. Seems like such awaaste of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John_MurphyNZ
Reviewed 6 days ago

Congratulations New Zealand for putting together such a wonderful display. really glad we were able to see it before it closed. Hopefully it will be back again

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Unfortunately this excellent exhibition has now closed (on December 2nd). It is due to be dismantled because the building owner needed their space back.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Roger H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is more than a regular exhibition. Worthwhile. I inky had an hour but w will go back and spend a few hours to get the full experience. It is like nothing I have seen before but I won't spoil it for you. Must see.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sadly we were here two days before it closed but I have to say it was awesome. Very informative. We can never forget.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Otagolad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Blown away! Was absolutely amazing! Did an arranged tour of the exhibition and another tour of the trenches. Was so so good and very moving at the same time. Total respect for our soldiers ann defence force.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jojo201587
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful expo about the war at Gallipoli. It will not leave you undisturbed. It might be busy, so first visit early in the morning might be a good idea.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Koen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed the exhibition. Recommended for all. Real shame that its closing. A New Zealand treasure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TrishP1971
Reviewed 1 week ago

Heard about this exhibition closing so determined not to miss it booked flights, accommodation and tickets to be sure of captivating it. Wow, Wow & Wow, absolutely amazing. Sir Peter Jackson you have produced an outstanding exhibition for many to see and for this we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Warren Pat S
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