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Australian National Maritime Museum

Closed Now: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Australian National Maritime Museum General Entry Ticket
from USD 14.49*
Australian National Maritime Museum General Entry Ticket
from USD 14.49*
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Climb aboard and join the action at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Spectacularly located on the waterfront in the heart of Sydney's Darling Harbour, you'll find tall ships, Navy vessels, a submarine, beautifully restored historic boats...more
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2 Murray St | Darling Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9298 3777
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Reviewed yesterday

German who travelled from Germany to Australia with a collapsable rubber boat 1936-1940. Hugging the shores of oceans and inventing this boat for the sea.

Thank schmackand
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a great morning with exploring the ships at Darling Harbour. The volunteers do a fantastic job, with very informative commentary. A great time had by all the family. Currently Groupon dot com dot au have a special for the Maritime Museum. 2 adults 2...More

Thank tcb1606
Reviewed 2 days ago

For $32, you can go on a War Ship, a submarine. and 2 sail ships. Plus entry into the museum and James Cameron exhibition which is not to be missed. Had a fantastic time. They put a stamp on your hand, you just show this...More

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a wonderful day exploring the wonders of the Maritime Museum, and we were able tolearn more about the workings of James Camercon.

Thank Pam H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I specifically went to see the Endeavour on a showery blustery day having just read Cook’s journals of his great voyages. I was well looked after by volunteers (apparently) who are stationed on rotation throughout the ship to point out features. You are allowed to...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 4 days ago

Day 9 of our Visit to Australia we went to this Australian National Maritime Museum and must say one must visit. Great to see how Australia was involved in his journeys to the amazing parts of the ocean. Excellent experience with really informative volunteer guides...More

Thank y_s_raju
Reviewed 5 days ago

Decided to view the vessels first which includes a submarine and a replica of. HMS Endeavor which was the Royal Navy research vessel commanded by Lt James Cook to Australia and New Zealand on his first voyage of discovery from 1768 to 1771. Very interesting...More

Thank Snowshound
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fascinating. Who would have thought there was so much history tied up in these places. Just fascinating.

Thank SusanT3120
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This maritime museum is full of interaction and great exhibits. The highlights are the ships and submarine you can go on and explore. The HMS Vampire and sub were really interesting to walk around and see what it is like on board, but the HMS...More

Thank jamieohalloran
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ferry from Circular Quay to Pyrmont Wharf, five minute walk to the entrance. Being a group of Seniors we purchased the "BIG TICKET" with a discount to $16. For this price we enjoyed one hour inside the Museum, followed by a great 20 min. 3D...More

Thank Janis C
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2 December 2015|
Response from ANMMSydney | Property representative |
Hi, Most visitors stay at the museum for half a day, but you could easily spend the whole day exploring - with a submarine, navy destroyer, the replica of James Cooks endeavour, 6 permanent galleries and the new Action... More
25 March 2015|
Response from ANMMuseum | Property representative |
Hi aismanggo, The Australian National Maritime Museum is best experienced with our 'Big Ticket' which provides access to everything open at the museum on the day of your visit, including: • Vessels – submarine HMAS Onslow... More