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The Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology
Map of The Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology
1 - 63 The Abbey Place
Caboolture,Country Valleys
Queensland 4510 Australia

The Abbey Museum of Art and Archaeology
Caboolture, Country Valleys

07 5495 1652
admin@abbeymuseum.asn.au
www.abbeymuseum.com.au

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Description

Can your curiosity resist a death mask from ancient Egypt or a rare armoured shoe from Olympia, Greece?

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The Abbey Museum is a priceless collection of antiquities and fine arts from around the world, located in Caboolture. The Museum has won international acclaim for the quality of its displays and the scope of its collections, from many different civilisations and cultures. Its European collections of medieval art have a premier place in Australia. You will find the Abbey Museum is divided into two halves. A time-passage explores the exciting history of Western Europe over the last half-million years to modern times.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
    Assisted Access
  • Car park
    Car park
  • Guide
    Guide
  • Parking for the Disabled
    Disabled Parking
  • Picnic Area
    Picnic Area
  • Public toilet
    Public toilet
  • Shaded Area
    Shaded Area
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled
    Disabled toilet

Open Times

Note: Open Monday to Saturday 1000 to 1600. Open most school and public holidays except Good Friday and Christmas day. Open Anzac Day afternoon only. Groups/tours by appointment.

Other Information

Children:
Children are welcome, must be supervised by an adult at all times.

Disabled:
Disabled are catered for with; easy access, ground level, no steps and disabled toilets available.

General Comments

Air conditioned throughout the year for your comfort; free parking; toilets are available; visitors are welcome to use the gardens for picnics however no refreshments are available; shop and mail order service for jewellery, books, replicas, souvenirs, posters and T-shirts; use of the specialised library by request only. Staff will answer queries and help with identification of items brought to the Museum, however they regret that no valuations can be given.

How To Get There

For self drive guests take Bribie Island Road, exit off the Bruce Highway. Turn left into Old Toorbul Point Road, four kilometres from overpass. Then turn right into the Abbey Museum. For those travelling by train take the Brisbane to Nambour line to Caboolture railway station.  Get on a Bribie Island Bus Lines bus to the Shell Service Station (immediately after Old Toorbul Point Road).


Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$8.80   01 Jan - 01 Jul    
Child
(Aged 4-16)
$5.00   01 Jan - 01 Jul    
Concession$6.00   01 Jan - 01 Jul    
Family$19.80   01 Jan - 01 Jul   Two adults and up to four children.
Group$5.50   01 Jan - 01 Jul   Group concession price. Per person for 15 people or more.
Student$6.00   01 Jan - 01 Jul   Over 16 years.

* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.

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