Peter Hughes Drive Fremantle WA 6160
- Victoria Quay
Located on Victoria Quay, Fremantle, perched overlooking the Indian Ocean and Fremantle Harbour, the Western Australian Maritime Museum displays some of Western Australia's most unique maritime pieces.
Collected over many years the wide range of exhibits include the winning Americas Cup Yacht (Australia II), an Oberon class submarine - HMAS Ovens, the Welcome Walls, Jon Sanders' Parry Endeavour and many other iconic vessels from WA's maritime history.
The Maritime Museum also hosts many exhibitions in their unique galleries throughout the year and is the perfect place to explore and learn about the history of the WA coastline. Also worth a visit and part of the WA Museum is the Shipwreck Gallery on Marine Terrace
The WA Maritime Museum is educational and great fun for the whole family, young and old. It's must do on the list of things to do in Fremantle.
Check the website for school holiday activities and things to do with kids.
The museum is a short walk from Fremantle Train Station and Bus Port or jump on the free central area transit bus (red CAT) and get off right outside the steps of the museum.
Open 7 days
9:30am - 5:00pm