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Replica of the Brig Amity

Princcess Royal Drive, | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9841 4844
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Albany Self-Guided Audio Tour
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Half-Day Albany History and Highlights Tour
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Princcess Royal Drive, | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Princcess Royal Drive, | Albany Historical Precinct, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 8 9841 4844
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We didn’t take the tour, but spent an enjoyable 1/4 hour wandering the deck and taking photos as part of our tour of the museum

Thank rachndale2000
Reviewed 4 days ago

A far more interesting attraction than I expected. Great to be able to go below deck and have a look at the conditions that those arriving to our shores experienced. Good audio tour that provided information at your own pace. Well worth the $5.

Thank Simone B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was excellent to be able to walk through the vessel, just be warned that it is small and tight in the hold and you will bump your head trust me, the kids seem to love climbing through the decks and listening to the record...More

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To think that this was the ship that first settled in Albany all those years ago, even though it was called Fredericktown back then. The Amity is well worth a visit.

Thank motherhenperth
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Taking a tour of the Amity is a must - as is minding your head when you go below decks.The audio wands provided give a great insight into the history of the Amity and the conditions on board. Well worth a visit.

Thank Graham J
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

A visit to the Amity highlights to young people a valuable lesson in the hardships and bravery of English sailors in the early settlement of Albany. The brig is in very good condition and a great tourist stop. Interesting information is availble on board.

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This is a 'must see' if you're interested in Australia's history. The ship is beautifully built as a replica of the Brig Amity. I accepted the hand-held sound description unit which one takes around as a "self-guide" to the 20 or so "stations" on the...More

Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Another tourist trap, but worth a visit just to see how the old sailors got here from Europe - and be damned glad that we can hop on a Boeing or Airbus. The old guys must have been really tough. There is NO way I...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Really gives a insight into the life the sailors, convicts had traveling too Albany ( or Georgetown as it was known in those days). The audio commentary was good and you need to be fit to climb up and down the ship as its a...More

Thank Supernan49
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Allowed to walk all over the upper deck giving you a sense of the siz and battle the original occupants took

Thank Europahol
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