Anzac Square & Memorial Galleries

The place where Queensland remembers

Experience the quiet solitude of Queensland’s pre-eminent war memorial and gain a greater understanding of Australia’s military past at Anzac Square & Memorial Galleries.

Located in Brisbane CBD, with the spectacular Shrine of Remembrance and Eternal Flame burning at its heart, Anzac Square provides permanent recognition for those who fought and died in the service of our nation and offers generations of Queenslanders a place to reflect on their bravery and sacrifice.

Plan your visit

Explore the Memorial Galleries

Embark on an interactive journey from the First World War to today inside Anzac Square Memorial Galleries—a free exhibition curated by State Library of Queensland. Open Sunday to Friday, 10am to 4pm, excluding public holidays.

What's on

Discover the people, places and stories that underpin the Queensland war experience on a free, guided tour of Anzac Square Memorial Galleries, or at one of our special events.


Government Saving Bank passbook

Raising funds to honour the fallen at Gallipoli with graves.

Perfect soldiers

Eight PERFECT soldiers, great-grandsons of Margaret 'Peggy' Reid and Jonathan Goldspink, enlisted during the First World War. Peggy Reid was a descendant of the Burramattagal (Parramatta) Clan. One of the first to enlist fought at Gallipoli.

Indigenous Australian, Frank OWEN

An Indigenous soldier who was with the 4th Field Company Engineers at Gallipoli.

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Marching band participates in the Peace Day procession in Brisbane, 1919