Australian Army Signals Museum

The Australian Army Signals Museum collects, preserves and exhibits the history of the Royal Australian Corps of Signals. The museum collection ranges from World War 1, World War 2 and the Vietnam War through to current deployments overseas.

Donations of memorabilia and historical artefacts are gratefully accepted in accordance with the museum’s collection policy.  

The museum relies heavily on the efforts of volunteers. Please contact the museum for further information.

Opening hours

The museum is open on Tuesdays from 9.30 am to 3:30 pm.

In November, February, March and April the museum is open by appointment only on the last Saturday of the month from 10 am to 12 pm.

The museum is closed from the second week of December to third week in January inclusive.


Guided tours are available. Visits for groups may be available at other times by appointment. Please contact the museum via phone or email.

Entry requirements

Due to Simpson Barracks’ security requirements, visitors must contact the museum before planning their visit.

  • Organised visits must be arranged a minimum of 2 weeks in advance.
  • Groups that contain members under 16 years of age must be accompanied by one adult supervisor per 10 visitors. 
  • All visitors aged 16 years and older must provide current, government issued photo identification (eg. driver's licence, passport, Proof of Age card etc.), mobile phone number and, if driving, their car’s registration number.

Entry is free but donations to Legacy are always welcome.