Get a glimpse of life at sea.

Climb on board our vessels with your family for an unforgettable experience. Here you'll find one of the largest and most diverse fleets of any museum in the world - tall ships, navy vessels, a submarine, beautifully restored historic boats and our immersive experience Action Stations.

KathleenGillett

This gaff-rigged ketch circumnavigated the globe and sailed in the first Sydney-Hobart race.

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John Louis

Australian-built in Broome for pearling.

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Harding Safety Lifeboat

Made tough. Designed to survive.

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Habitat

Vietnamese refugees arrived by this boat in 1977.

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Habitat

An elegant ex-naval timber launch built in 1937.

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lighthouse

Our own lighthouse, now far from its original location at Cape Bowling Green.

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Habitat

A century-old unmanned lightship.

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