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Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village

Open Now: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum and Village
From USD 13.16*
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum and Village
From USD 13.16*
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At Flagstaff Hill you don’t just learn about history – you experience it in Flagstaff Hill’s Living Museum and Spectacular Sound and Light Show Flagstaff Hill celebrates the Shipwreck Coast’s maritime history with the: - Maritime Museum which...more
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89 Merri St, Warrnambool, Victoria 3280, Australia
+61 1800 556 111
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Reviewed yesterday

Be prepared to spend a lot of time here to truly appreciate the uniqueness of this historical port village museum. There are many historical villages in Australia, but none as unique and as special as this one which focuses entirely on displaying a historical port....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So glad we visited Flagstaff Hill. We wish we had the time to do the nighttime tour as well. Well done to the volunteers who run it 👍

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ztrixsta
Reviewed 2 days ago

Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village offers experiences for all ages. From the entry, high on the hill, the village expands in an historic recreation of days gone by. The shipwreck coast is displayed in an easily approached manner and the gorgeous salvaged porcelain peacock presides over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PamelaMcIntosh
Reviewed 3 days ago

A fantastic way for visitors to the shipwreck coast to immerse themselves in the history of the region. Good interactive museum, with plenty of artefacts from wrecks, and the night show is well worth it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kiwidownunder2015
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a waste of money. Only saw one person dressed in period costume and they were certainly not that interested in their job. So boring.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KitKat3072
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited this centre a few days after Sovereign hill and were a bit disappointed. Without costumed guides it felt a little soulless as other reviewers have said. Perhaps they should try to take on Sunday of the ideas from Sovereign hill. I’d recommend the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Vicki Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to do this having visited several sites along the Great Ocean Road and The Shipwreck coast. The museum is really informative with numerous tales of how ships sank along this rugged coast. Great exhibits as well. After the museum you walk back in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ajb1207
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place if your into our History, we went to see the light and sound show, it was great to learn about our history regarding ship wrecks, didn't realise how many there where in those days.I learnt a lot.The staff are wonderful, friendly and knowledgeable,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Belinda J
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went in expecting to be out in a couple of hours. Five hours later I left, but could have spent longer. I started with the guided tour, very informative, conducted by a volunteer guide in period dress, then we were left to our own...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tony B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great family night at Flagstaff Hill. lots of music, food wine etc, but most of all a lovely atmosphere. Watched the fireworks at dusk and again at midnight. Well done Warrnambool City Council.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tom H
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1 April 2018|
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Response from AmandaS5724 |
Hi, Thanks for your enquiry. Children under 5 years of age are eligible for free entry in to both the Maritime Village and the Sound and Light Show. We accept student cards, senior cards and healthcare cards. Please feel... More
5 August 2017|
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Response from guyd673 | Reviewed this property |
There are two separate shows, both after dark
Geoffrey H
22 February 2017|
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Response from Brenton-Jolly | Reviewed this property |
No not sure they would be allowed