• The Australian War Memorial PAIU2005.017.04

    Opening hours

    10am – 5pm daily
    Closed Christmas Day
    (NB: The Memorial's galleries are progressively closed from 4:40pm)

    There will be limited access to Anzac Hall on Saturday 18 April.

    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

    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 brochure

    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.

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


    Treloar Crescent (top of Anzac Parade)
    Campbell ACT 2612

    Phone: (02) 6243 4211
    Contact the Memorial

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    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.


    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 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