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La Perouse Museum

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Interesting museum surtout pour les Français- notez svp.

Museum in historic cable station built 1881. Contains an art gallery and details of the French... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Michael C
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Amazing view!

Good spot to relax and enjoy the amazing scenery with breathtaking landscape. Superb place to... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2016
Wan Syahrul W
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10 Mar 2017
“Interesting museum surtout pour les Français- notez svp.”
7 Dec 2016
“Amazing view!”
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Cable Station, Anzac Parade | La Perouse, La Perouse, Randwick, New South Wales 2004, Australia
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Museum in historic cable station built 1881. Contains an art gallery and details of the French navigator Jean-Francois de Galaup- Compte de Laperouse who arrived in Botany bay 1788 After 6weeks his expedition left to never be seen again. The shipwreck was found in 1927...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Good spot to relax and enjoy the amazing scenery with breathtaking landscape. Superb place to simply rest and rejuvenate. For travellers with time constraints, it is a good stop for pictures, if you are near the vicinity.

Thank Wan Syahrul W
Reviewed 3 October 2016

simple but interesting viewing. a must see at least once if you are a resident. great viewing point from onto of the hill

Thank Hanan Y
Reviewed 28 August 2016

I went with a friend who is a friend of the Musuem. I found it to be a very interesting place and discovered a lot about the early days of the area I live that I did not know about

Thank Justine S
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We spent about an hour looking through this two-storey museum. There's plenty of interesting things to see, including information about the French navigator Lapérouse, Aboriginal stories and also some info on the marine life in the waters around La Perouse. The staff member working was...More

3  Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed 15 March 2016

One side is arborigene. The other very French about the arrival of the Astrolabe the French ship with its crew, interesting display

Thank Violet C
Reviewed 1 March 2016

After looking on the internet for the Snake Man of La Perouse, I was directed to the Museum website. Taking my two boys, aged 8 and 4, we ventured over to look at the Museum and make it to the show. On arrival, I asked...More

3  Thank Daniellebarry76
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Beauty Sea and neighboring islands. The views and beautiful scenery. You can store pictures Multiple angles Which typically takes a team of cameramen filming Pre-wedding at this very well. The sky will make a beautiful picture out.

1  Thank Tamjai P
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Warning; I am a museum tragic. I love 'em. This one is of course unique and yet covers a diverse suite of historical and personal narratives. So, maybe like me, you'll happily toddle around any number of rooms filled with facts, and wish you could...More

1  Thank francesca082
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Went La Perouse to see the beach where mission impossible 2 were shooting. It was a hot day. But near the beach the cool breeze made our visit easy. The museum is a great addition. My daughter learnt the history. We had short of time,...More

1  Thank faisalrcy
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