Ticket Prices

Book online and beat the queues.

  • Tickets

    Tickets are available to purchase online or on arrival at the museum. Pre-book online to beat the queues.


    Our foyer is undergoing a refresh, and will be temporarily closed for March. Our ticket office will relocate to the side of the museum closest to Murray Street. Our staff will be available to help you find your way. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you soon with an upgraded visitor experience.

    General Admission

    Family on the maritime museum wharf

    Big Ticket
    The Big Ticket is our best-value deal. Enjoy unlimited access* to everything open at the museum on the day of your visit.
    Includes entry to:
    • All exhibitions and activities
    • The immersive Action Stations experience
    • Our vessels, including our submarine HMAS Onslow, destroyer HMAS Vampire, patrol boat HMAS Advance, tall ship HMB Endeavour and the SY Ena, one of the finest Edwardian steam yachts in the world
    • Hands-on arts and craft activities in Kids on Deck
    • Under-5s play zone Mini Mariners Play
    • Adult $32
      Child (under 4) FREE
      Child (4–15) $20
      Family $79 (includes 2 adults and up to 3 children aged 4-15)
      Concession, $20 (Australian full time student card, ISIC - International Student Card, Australian or New Zealand Senior, Australian Pensioner)
      Group 20% discount on Big Ticket prices for groups of 10 or more. Group bookings 02 9298 3777 or
      Members: FREE

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      *NOTE: Children must be taller than 90cm to go onboard the vessels.
      ON HOT DAYS: To ensure visitor safety, we close all vessels when the temperature reaches 36° Celsius.

      Courtesy Science North. 2 boys and a women view Arctic plants.

      Arctic Voices Tickets
      Purchase an Arctic Voices Big Ticket to enjoy unlimited access to everything open at the museum on the day of your visit, which includes entry to:
      • Arctic Voices special exhibition
      • All Permanent galleries, Vessels and our Mini Mariners Play Space
      • Daily guided tours

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    Family exploring the ANMM Navigators gallery

    Free Galleries Ticket
    Explore our permanent galleries showcasing the best of the museum's collection.
    Includes entry to: 

    • Permanent galleries
    • Under 5s play zone Mini Mariners Play
    • Sea Science Pontoon
    • Gapu-Monuk Saltwater
    • Container
    • Maritme Moustaches
    • Waves and Water
    Adult, FREE
    Child (under 4) FREE
    Child (4–15)  FREE
    Concession FREE
    Family  FREE (includes 2 adults and up to 3 children aged 4-15)
    Members: FREE
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    Group bookings

    Only on Big Ticket. 20% discount on Big Ticket prices for groups of 10 or more. Bookings 02 9298 3777 or

    Three kids outside the Maritime Museum

    Activities Ticket

    The Activities Ticket is only available from the front desk at the museum.

    Includes entry to:

    • Kids on Deck arts and crafts activity centre (open from 10-4pm every day during School Holidays, open Sundays during regular weeks)
    Adult: $8

    Child: $6
    Members: FREE

    Download the App

    Before you visit, download our App, which includes audio tours, images and information that brings the Maritime Museum to life. It's free, and constantly being updated.

    Become a Member Today

    Become a Maritime Museum Member and receive FREE or discounted entry to all our events and exhibitions, as well as many other benefits.

    Opening hours: 9:30am–5:00pm (6:00pm in January) every day of the year except Christmas Day (25 December). Last boarding time for Vessels: 4:10pm

    Address: Located right on Darling Harbour (the Pyrmont side) at 2 Murray St, Sydney. Getting here

    Contact us: phone +61 2 9298 3777 or email