Events

May 2017

  • 30 Tue

May 2017

  • Tue 30

Event Type

  • Children dressed up as Romans for the Escape from Pompeii exhibition Childrens Activity

    School Holidays

    From togas and triremes to turtles and tall ships, there’s an adventure to be had every day school holidays

  • Children dressed up as Romans Childrens Activity

    Kids on Deck

    Play, create, and discover with art, games and dress ups!

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  • Roman armour themed cabinet of couriosities Childrens Activity

    Cabinet of Curiosities

    Explore the wonderful undersea world of shipwrecks and sea creatures as you touch and feel your way through our mysterious Cabinet of Curiosities.

  • 4 children in dress-ups at a family fun sunday Childrens Activity

    Family Fun Sunday

    Join us for creative activities, lively performances, character tours and face painting.

  • A mum with her baby during a stroller tour of a exhibition at the museum Childrens Activity

    Seaside Strollers Tour

    Join our new program carers and babies tour. Take an educator-led tour through new exhibitions.

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  • A young boy and girl in front of a diorama in the Pompeii exhibition Childrens Activity

    Kids Activity Backpacks

    Explore our latest exhibition Escape from Pompeii and the museum galleries with fun and creative activity backpacks especially designed for children ages 2-12.

  • A young boy in a paper pirates hat with his mother doing craft during a mini mariners program Childrens Activity

    Mini Mariners

    The Maritime Museum welcomes 2-5-year-olds and their parents/carers!

  • School Holidays Spring 2016 Childrens Activity

    Family Torchlight Tour

    Join your character guide for a dramatic after-dark tour through the museum galleries and our Escape from Pompeii exhibition.

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  • 2 seniors in Wharf 7 looking at wooden boats Event

    Behind the scenes Tour

    Take a fascinating behind-the-scenes tour of the Maritime Heritage Centre in the historic Wharf 7 building.

  • Screenshot taken from the documentary of a diver filming a great white shark. Event

    3D Cinema

    Enjoy a special selection of breathtaking 3D films in the air-conditioned comfort of our theatre.

  • A man admiring objects in the Escape from Pompeii exhibition Event

    Escape from Pompeii:

    Discover the highlights of Escape from Pompeii in this free 40min tour.

  • Inspired by the Sea - Still from Vivid 2017 rooftop projection Event

    Vivid Sydney 2017:

    See the museum's rooftop and foreshore come to life as part of Vivid Sydney, the world's largest festival of light, music and ideas.

  • The museum's HMB Endeavour replica under full sail in open sea Vessel

    HMB Endeavour

    Come on board one of the world's most accurate maritime replica vessels.

  • The museum's HMB Endeavour replica under partial sail in open sea Vessel

    Sail the Endeavour

    Step back in time and experience history on the world-famous replica of James Cook's HMB Endeavour and challenge yourself to do something extraordinary.

  • The museum's navy destroyer HMAS Vampire at the museum wharf Vessel

    Destroyer: HMAS Vampire

    Climb aboard the HMAS Vampire, Australia's largest museum vessel and the last of the country's big gun ships.

  • The museum's patrol boat HMAS Advance underway at sea Vessel

    Patrol Boat: HMAS Advance

    Come aboard the hard-working patrol boat HMAS Advance, commissioned in 1968 and serving out of Darwin until 1977.