Tours & events


The Museum is open daily from 9.30am to 5pm.

Book a ticket online or by calling 1300 134 081. This is recommended if you wish to visit on a particular day.
Walk-up entry is available each day — no booking required! However, you may experience a wait time during busy periods such as weekends.

Explore our unique permanent galleries that explore Western Australia's maritime history.

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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.

Daily | 10.30am & 2.30pm

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

Screening daily | 10am, 10.45am, 11.30am,
12.15pm, 1pm, 1.45pm, 2.30pm, 3.15pm & 4pm

Join us for an immersive cinema experience Under the Dome.

Daily | 4pm - 8.30pm by prior arrangement

Celebrate this milestone anniversary with one of the crew, under the magnificent wing-keeled winnings yacht: Australia II.

Daily | 4pm - 8.30pm by prior arrangement

An exclusive, privately guided experience introducing visitors to the historic and changing face of Fremantle.

Daily | From 6pm by prior arrangement

Experience Western Australia's incredible maritime history in the historic port city of Fremantle.

Saturday 13 May 2023 – Sunday 22 October 2023

Discover the beauty that encompasses the majority of our planet's surface – water.

, Monday 1 May 2023

Tour available on request

Explore the fascinating culture and rich maritime traditions of different language groups.
, Saturday 23 September 2023
, Tuesday 26 September 2023

Saturday 23 September – Monday 25 September | 9.30am – 4.30pm
Tuesday 26 September – Sunday 8 October | 10am – 2pm

Experience wind power sailing with Australia II during October holidays!

Wednesday 4 October | 10am - 10.45am & 11am - 11.45am

Join marine biologist Amanda Elizabeth for an exciting workshop experience on sharks.

Saturday 23 September – Monday 25 September | 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3:30pm
Tuesday 26 September – Sunday 8 October | 11am & 1pm
Sunday 22 October | 11am & 1pm
Sunday 7 January 2024 - Sunday 14 January 2024 | 11am & 1pm

Celebrating Australia II's historic win with a fun retro 80s quiz!