Tours & events


A new photographic exhibition created by The West Australian Photographic Federation Inc to illuminate the change occurring in the world around us.


Explore 100 prints from the PrintWest 2021 competition in this visually stunning new exhibition.

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.

23 September 2021 – 30 January 2022
Thursday – Sunday | 2pm

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.

Selected dates from 22 August – 28 November 2021 | 1pm – 2pm

Join maritime archaeologists and conservation specialists as they share their experiences and discoveries.

Monday 10 January & Tuesday 11 January 2022 | 9.30am – 11.30am

If you're 8-14, come along and learn the essentials of good fishing with Recfishwest!

Wednesday 12 January 2022 | 8.30am - 4.30pm

Produce your own LEGO® stop-motion animation inspired by Brickwrecks: Sunken Ship in LEGO® Bricks in this full-day workshop.

Thursday 13 January 2022 | 8.30am - 4.30pm

Take a creative writing challenge and produce your own story inspired by Brickwrecks: Sunken Ship in LEGO® Bricks in this full-day workshop.

Wednesday 19 & Thursday 20 January 2022 | 1pm – 1.30pm

Join Captain Boots for a rollicking shipwreck adventure!