Museum of Geraldton

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Museum of Geraldton celebrates the rich heritage of the land, sea and people of the Mid West region.

Discover ancient landforms, Yamaji history and culture, and the region’s unique natural landscapes and marine environment.

The archaeological riches from four Dutch shipwrecks - BataviaGilt DragonZuytdorp, and Zeewijk, are revealed in the Shipwrecks Gallery. Visitors can join a guided highlights tour available daily at 11.30am.

Witness the wrecks of HMAS Sydney (II) and HSK Kormoran as they currently lie, 2,500 metres deep on the ocean floor, in From Great Depths, a moving exhibit and 3D film.

The Museum’s shop has a great range of souvenirs, gifts and educational items suited to all ages and interests.

For more information call (08) 9431 8393.

Open Daily

9.30am – 3pm

ANZAC Day 12pm – 3pm

Closed Australia Day, Labour Day, Good Friday, ANZAC Day Public Holiday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year's Day


Free Entry. Suggested donation $5

Contact us

(08) 9431 8393


2 Museum Place,
Batavia Coast Marina, Geraldton, WA, 6530

Special exhibitions & events


Daily | 11.30am

Tour highlights of the Shipwrecks Gallery and the incredible story of the Batavia.

16 December - 30 January 2022 | 9:30am - 3pm 

Take a trail and explore the Museum’s permanent exhibits at your own pace.

16 December - 30 January 2022 | 9:30am - 3pm 

Design your own jumping ‘pro-cup-todon’ with this simple craft activity.

16 December - 30 January 2022 | 9:30am - 3pm 

Get up close and personal with the bolt-cutter teeth of a thylacoleo skull!