Things to do in Canberra

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    Australian War Memorial

    Australian War Memorial

    Ranked #1 overall in Canberra things to do
    9.425 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site, Monument
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesBackpackers

    Beautiful place and probably the only place I'd go back and see in Canberra

  • 2
    Questacon - National Science and Technology Centre

    Questacon - National Science and Technology Centre

    Ranked #2 overall in Canberra things to do
    9.69 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Science Museum
    Popular withAdventureFamiliesStudents

    a great place to learn and have fun. my favorite things to do would have been the free falling and i am not sure of the name but a kind ...

  • 3
    Parliament House

    Parliament House

    Ranked #3 overall in Canberra things to do
    7.812 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Capitol Building
    Popular withArtsyBackpackersHistory

    Cool! Completly awesome!!!! LOve IT!!!!!

  • 4
    Zone Bowling (formerly AMF Bowling Centre)

    Zone Bowling (formerly AMF Bowling Centre)

    Ranked #4 overall in Canberra things to do
    9.17 reviews
    Entertainment, Bowling Alley
    Popular withFamiliesStudents

    It's a great place to play Bowling here! I miss those old times!

  • 5
    Mount Ainslie

    Mount Ainslie

    Ranked #5 overall in Canberra things to do
    8.97 reviews
    Outdoors, Scenic Lookout, Mountain
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    The lookout spot here is THE place to go to see a panoramic view of the new parliament building and old parliament building both at the same time. Mt Ainslie ...

  • 6
    Old Parliament House

    Old Parliament House

    Ranked #6 overall in Canberra things to do
    9.36 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    The Old Parliament House has a great play area for kids called "Play Up." I've taken the kids I watch there and they love it. They can dress up, play ...

  • 7
    National Museum of Australia

    National Museum of Australia

    Ranked #7 overall in Canberra things to do
    8.76 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Don't forget to go to the museum cafe while you in here, it's not bad at all. The poached eggs with salmon and hollandaise sauce are pretty good too.

  • 8
    Australian National Botanic Gardens

    Australian National Botanic Gardens

    Ranked #8 overall in Canberra things to do
    8.05 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureFamilies

    Perfect place to take a walk, relax, and clear your mind. Nice and cool under the tree tops!

  • 9
    Commonwealth Park

    Commonwealth Park

    Ranked #9 overall in Canberra things to do
    8.54 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsy

    Commonwealth Park you can find around lake and is nice place to chill a bit. You will see a lot of running people or people having picnic there.

  • 10
    Cockington Green

    Cockington Green

    Ranked #10 overall in Canberra things to do
    8.04 reviews
    Entertainment, Theme Park
    Popular withOutdoorsy
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