Plan a visit

Open Daily

9.30am – 5pm

Anzac DAY 1.00pm – 5.00pm

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


Free Entry. Suggested donation $5

Contact us

1300 134 081


Cliff Street,
Walyalup / Fremantle, WA, 6160

Getting here


WA Shipwrecks Museum
Cliff Street,
Walyalup / Fremantle,
Western Australia, 6160,

By Train
The WA Shipwrecks Museum is located within walking distance of Fremantle Station. Visit the Transperth website for timetables.

By Bus
The WA Shipwrecks Museum is serviced by free Fremantle Cat Service, at Blue stop 17. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details.

By Car
Paid parking is available in the City of Fremantle car park just outside the WA Shipwrecks Museum. Additional paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay which is a short walk from the WA Shipwrecks Museum.

Three children examine a museum display

Visitor information


Access within Museum
Ramp and lift available both suitable for disabled access. Automatic doors to galleries

ACROD Parking
Wilsons car park $1.80/hr
2 bays in front of museum and 1 bay on Slip Street.
Level and ramp access to the Museum entrance.

WA Shipwrecks Museum
Cliff Street
Fremantle, Western Australia 6160

Audio Guides
Not available.

Most interactives have captions.

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

Drop Off Area
One bay front of Museum. Ramp to footpath.

Entry to Museum
Approximately 30 metres level path to Museum entrance which has self-opening doors. There is one entry to the Museum.

Equipment Available
One wheelchair available for use.

Hearing Loops
No hearing loops available.

Entry foyer immediately inside self-opening entry door.

Please be aware that the WA Shipwrecks Museum does not have cloaking facilities or bag storage areas.  As a consequence, luggage and bags should not be taken into the Museum.

Unisex disability access toilet available on the ground floor.

Touch Trolleys
Tactiles entrance on all stairs.
Touch trolleys available during school holidays and special exhibitions for all Museum visitors.
Specialised tours have been organised for people with a range of disabilities.

Trained Guide or Assistance Dogs
Visitors accompanied by a Trained Guide or Assistance Dog or a dog undergoing such training are welcome in this site.