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Great morning spent here

We enjoyed a fabulous tour with a well informed guide who kept us all entertained with some local... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mim L
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Melbourne, Australia
Very Interesting Tour

Visited last Saturday with 4 mates. The tour guide was very well researched and the tour very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
godees2015
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Yarrawonga, Australia
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Great Family Entertaiment, enjoy the rare opportunity to tour a 19th century Coastal Artillery Fort. Amongst underground magazine, inside the Keep, fascinating artifacts and historial objects is the opportunity to try on uniforms from different...more
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King Street, Queenscliff, Victoria 3325, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a fabulous tour with a well informed guide who kept us all entertained with some local history many may not know. A family with 4 young children also took the tour and neither the mother nor the others enjoyed that very much. Please...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited last Saturday with 4 mates. The tour guide was very well researched and the tour very interesting. My friends considered this the highlight of our stay in Queenscliff.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank godees2015
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Could not fault our experience. Our guide was engaging and knowledgeable and we all learned something about our own backyard. Great day out and should be done as local school excursions

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank LyndalH
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Margaret, our group's guide, entertained our group of seniors for 2 hours with a humorous and very knowledgeable tour of the fort. Still occupied by defence personnel, the fort's place in the history of Australia's defences is interesting and varied. We could have spend even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Judith P
Reviewed 24 October 2018

I was a member of a tour group of retired military officers who visited the Fort on Sunday 21st Oct. We were met at the appointed time by our tour guide, Margaret. Margaret is an exceptional tour guide and took us around the fort explaining...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Peter I
Reviewed 22 October 2018

If you happen to visit Queenscliff do yourself a favour and take a guided tour through the Fort Queenscliff Museum and I’m sure you won’t be disappointed. The lovely Mary was our tour guide and she made our visit very interesting and informative with humour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Our mixed family group of youngsters, teens and adults had a terrific time on our tour with Mary, very knowledgable and interesting, with plenty of opportunity for questions and interaction. At under $50 for our large group it was great value and well worth it....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Liz F, Public Relations Manager at Fort Queenscliff Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Hi Debbie thank you for your lovely comments about your visit to the Fort. I'm happy your family group enjoyed their visit and yes $50 is very reasonable for a family group for over 1 hour and 1/2 of history and in such beautiful surroundings.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend a visit to the Fort to see all the history and be taken back in time. Very informative tour and our guide who tailored the presentation to the audience.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank debs642017
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Our tour was made by the knowledge and enthusiastic tour guide Margaret. Fantastic history of the area and the role of the fort in war time. Tour goes for about an hour and a half. Run by volunteers about 15 dollars per adult 40 dollars...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Wonderful guide, Mary, walk a group of 30 people around that historic site with lot of interesting history.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Chafee
6 May 2015|
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Response from Liz F | Property representative |
Good morning , I do apologise for not getting back sooner. Yes there is a 1pm tour each day of the week. They are run by Queenscliff Historical Tours nothing to do with the tours that are run by Fort Queenscliff. Its a pity... More
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