Best Landmarks in Cairns

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in Cairns, QLD. All of our landmarks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. Deadset the best!


Corner Lake and Shields Streets, Cairns School of Arts Building, Cairns, QLD 4870 Directions

Since 1958

Modern Museum of the Tropics, Exhibitions, Guided Tours, Indigenous History, Research Centre, Library, Shop, Collection, School and Group Visits, Venue Hire, Events & Holiday Workshops

Free admission for members. 5 galleries. Modern airconditioned facilities. Tropical Verandah. Guided tours. Free wifi. More than 60,000 items of personal, professional and Government papers and ephemera books unpublished reports, newspapers, photographs, journal articles and maps. Resources and programs available for local and International students. Café discount with entry

ABN 81 832 219 957

Price: Adult: $15, Child (under 14): $6, Family (2 parents or grandparents + 2 kids): $30 & Concession: $12

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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun Closed
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40 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD 4870 Directions

Since 1995

Workshops, Cafe, Group Tours, Exhibitions, Collections, Plan a Trip, Displays, Gallery Ciaf Program, Educational/Student and School Programs, Guided and, Venue Hire, Events, Art Classes, Educational Resources & Shops

Free admission. Provides teachers with an invaluable pre-visit resource, activities during the visit and a post-visit activity work plan suitable for all levels of schooling, including early learners and, are mapped to the national curriculum. Visitors get the most out of their visit to the Gallery and its changing program of exhibitions. Guided tours, lead by professional Gallery exhibitions staff are available

ABN 45 062 537 259

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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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151 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD 4870 Directions

Since 2012

Movies, Online E-resources, E-magazines, Collection, Heritage, Adult Programs, Gardens, Search the Catalogue, E-audiobooks and E-books, Libraries, Children and Young People, Traveler Resources, Displays, Internet PC, Meeting Room, Special Event & Renew Library Items

Access to the internet and free Wi-Fi available. Feature at the City Library is the Literary Trail, a display of public artworks completed in 1999 by local artists. Has over 230,000 items including books, DVDs, CDs, newspapers


Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat & Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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