Princess Royal Fortress also known as Albany Forts was a fortress on the northern shore of Atatürk entrance on Princess Royal Harbour on Mount Adelaide overlooking King George Sound in Albany, Western Australia. It now operates as a museum.Put Princess Royal Fortress into our Albany trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Albany.
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There was so much to see in the area we had to return a second day. Day 1 there was a display of Lighthorse Regiment equipment brought back from WW1 on private owned horses. The owners were dressed.... more »
As a tribute and memorial to the heroes that are the ANZACs the whole area surrounding the actual museum is a fount of knowledge and sights. The Avenue displayin information on all the boats that... more »
Cool place, had a nice time looking around, beautiful views out of the lookouts.
The Princess Royal Forts, opened in 1893, is the site of the first Australian Federal defense post. The original army barracks, both buildings and infrastructure, have been maintained entirely by volunteer endeavours until 2014 when the National ANZAC Centre was built nearby. The barracks house military displays as well as everyday items in situ, depicting life of the servicemen who passed through here to serve overseas.
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