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Friendly staff were more than helpful. Of special note is the extra effort they make to provide resources and information for children.
A well cared for facility and clearly it is presented with respect and pride and deservedly so.
Allow at least two hours to...More
Visited this place for the first time this year. Having recently visited Portsmouth Navy museum in UK I was curious to see how this one would fare. I was very pleasantly surprised by the level of detail, the well presented displays, great models of ships,...More
Lovely staff, fascinating history of New Zealand's Maritime History. There was a section that interested the whole family. If you get speaking to the guides they will go into even more detail and really seem interested and passionate about their subject. Its clean, there's a...More
NZ Navy focus history museum, in a modern building, well planned, interesting and laid out exhibition. There are also some interactive activities within the displays. Catch the ferry from Auckland and once at Davenport, a short seaside walk gets you there. The cafe does lunches,...More
If you have a lot of time to spare in Devonport, I can definitely recommend going to this museum. This place may be small but has a lot to offer to guests. The souvenir shop has a couple of interesting stuff - from magnets, badges,...More
Compact history of nz participation in the world wars and more since 1914. Was not expecting to spend two hours just looking at the exhibitions! Touching stories of men who chose to fight for causes of others that would not have touched their families had...More
With Devonport's history as a naval port, and the Navy still located here, it's the perfect location for the Navy Museum. We enjoyed a pleasant walk along the waterfront from the Devonport shops to Torpedo Bay. We ate at the Museum's onsite cafe - lovely...More