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Part of the Northern Territory Museum and Art Gallery, Defence of Darwin Experience is a multimedia installation telling the story of the Japanese air raids on Darwin during World War II. It is the first facility in Australia providing visitors with an interactive experience of the period between 1932 and 1945, an important time in the region's history. At this site, you can see the Bombing of Darwin Gallery, a multimedia display that includes objects from the time of bombing, firsthand accounts of survivors, and recorded presentations by prominent scholars. This well-presented story of the country's brave wartime defense illustrates the city's proud history of survival. Add Defence of Darwin Experience and other attractions to your Darwin trip itinerary using our Darwin trip planner .
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Absolutely stunning WW2 invasion and bombing of Darwin experience with virtual reality and live displays. Great visit for anyone interested in the history of Australia during the Second World War. Als... more »
Der fortælles om forsvaret af Darwin under WW2. Lysshowet der vises er i topklasse, levende fortalt. more »Are told about the defence of Darwin during WW2. Light show that appears is in the top class, live narrated.
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