WA Maritime Museum

Perched on the Indian Ocean's shore, the WA Maritime Museum is symbolic of Fremantle’s past, present and future as a coastal city and port.

Open Daily

9.30am – 5pm

ANZAC Day 1pm – 5pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday


Adult $15.00
Child (0 - 15years) Free
Concession* $7.50
Family (2 Adult + 2 Children) $30.00
Carer^ Free
*Concession applies to students, seniors and health care card holders.
^Must present a valid WA Companion card.
On the second Tuesday of every month, entry to the WA Maritime Museum is by donation.


Book a ticket online or by calling 1300 134 081.

For groups of 10 or more, please contact 1300 134 081.

Special exhibitions & events

A tour group stand inside the HMAS Ovens, listening to their tour guide

HMAS Ovens

Find out what life is like aboard a submarine and immerse yourself in Fremantle's secret wartime history.


Tour available on request

Join us on a special tour where storytelling with objects encourages conversations and evokes memories.

Tour available on request

A chance for visitors who are blind or vision impaired to touch and examine specially selected objects from the Museum's collections.

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays | 2pm
23 September 2021 – 30 January 2022

Step back in time with our Living History presentation as we bring shipwreck stories and their watery demise to life.

Tuesday 6 July 2021 - Sunday 30 January 2022 | 9.30am - 5pm

Take an underwater archaeology journey in our Shipwreck Adventure Zone.

Tour available on request

Tour Fremantle's historic World War Two submarine slipway and get up close to the exterior of the submarine HMAS Ovens.


Screening daily | 10am, 10.45am, 11.30am, 12.15pm, 1pm, 1.30pm, 2pm

Extended version screening daily | 2.45pm & 3.45pm

Look to the stars and take a breathtaking journey through science and Aboriginal culture with Star Dreaming.

Daily | 10.30am & 2.30pm

Make the most of your visit to the Maritime Museum with a free tour of our galleries.