The Australian War Memorial PAIU2005.017.04
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Opening hours

10am – 5pm daily
Closed Christmas Day
(NB: The Memorial's galleries are progressively closed from 4:40pm.
On 25 April 2015, the galleries will be progressively closed from 4.15 pm for a special Last Post Ceremony.)

Admission to the Memorial is free
 

Research Centre reading room
10 am – 4.50 pm weekdays
1 pm – 4.50 pm Saturdays
Closed Sundays and ACT public holidays

Closed during Easter. 

Memorial Shop
10 am – 5 pm daily
Closed Christmas Day
You can also shop online

Cafés
Poppy's café
8.30 am – 4.30 pm daily
The Landing Place (located in Anzac Hall)
10:30 am – 4.30 pm daily

Autumn activities

There are many wonderful events happening at the Memorial throughout our autumn period. From art talks, behind the scenes tours and kids story time, there is something for everyone.

Download our Autumn brochure and events calendar for all the details.

Location

Treloar Crescent (top of Anzac Parade)
Campbell ACT 2612
AUSTRALIA

Phone: (02) 6243 4211
Contact the Memorial


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Tours

Free 30, 60 and 90 minute highlight tours of the galleries are conducted daily by the Memorial's voluntary guides.
For further details see the tours section.

The Discovery Zone

The Discovery Zone is an educational space for visiting school groups. The public is invited to enjoy this space from 12.30 pm to 1.30 pm on weekdays and all day during weekends, public holidays and ACT school holidays. For further details see the Discovery Zone page.

Facilities

Information desk & cloaking
The information desk is located in the Orientation Gallery, at the main entrance. The staff here can assist with general enquiries and provide maps, brochures, and tour information.
Free cloaking facilities are available in the Orientation Gallery.

Parking

  • Parking in all Memorial car parks is limited to 4 hours between 7.30 am to 6.00 pm Monday to Friday excluding public holidays, from 1 July 2014. More information about the parking changes.
  • Underground car park conveniently located near the main entrance. This car park also provides disabled car parking facilities. Entry is from Fairbairn Avenue.
  • Above ground parking available on Treloar Crescent. Walk to the main entrance via the Sculpture Garden.
  • Bicycle racks are available adjacent to the Memorial Administration building and adjacent to the entrance of the C.E.W Bean building.

Public transport

Regular bus services run between the City centre and the Memorial on route 10 on week days and 930/931 on weekends.
ACTION Buses website has the latest news and timetables for public transport in the Australian Capital Territory.

Tourist information

Maps of the Memorial grounds

View maps of the Memorial's galleries and facilities

Australian War Memorial grounds map