See exquisite illustrations by French artists made during Nicolas Baudin’s exploration of Australia.

The Art of Science

Dirk Hartog plate, 1600–1616. Reproduced courtesy Rijksmuseum

The Hartog Plate

Aurora Plucky Little Ship ANMM


Flight deck of USS Lexington during the Battle of the Coral Sea

Action Stations

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Coming Exhibitions

On Tour

Escape from Pompeii The Untold Roman Rescue

Escape from Pompeii
The Untold Roman Re...

Black and white image of numerous sailors and officers posing on board the submarine HMAS AE2

War at Sea
The Navy in WWI

War at Sea Display panels at the Taste of Eyre Peninsula

War at Sea: The Navy in WWI
Panel display

Undiscovered #9 Michael Cook © 2010 ANMM Collection

Photographic Works ...

Royal Australian Navy personnel in front of a panel from the exhibition

Battle of Java Sea