“The Australian National Maritime Museum is Australia’s national centre for maritime collections, exhibitions, research and archaeology.
The museum presents a changing program of stimulating exhibitions and events to share Australia’s maritime history and connect the stories, objects, people and places that are part of our country’s narrative. We welcome over 850,000 visitors annually including families, interstate and international tourists.”
"Two dedicated accessible parking spaces are located outside the main entry to the museum."
"Carers are offered free access to everything available in the museum and all our vessels. Please present your carers' card or companion card when purchasing tickets."
Hearing and Vision Impaired Services
"Audio-induction loops are available in the theatre, main ticket areas and museum meeting rooms. Interactive displays are located throughout the museum."General accessibility features:
Mobility accessibility features:
- Disabled parking access
- Level or ramp access to front entrance
- Lift access to all levels
- Wheelchair hire available
- Accessible toilet
- There is ramp access into the main museum building via the main entrance.
- There is lift or ramp access to all exhibition spaces within the main building, and to wharves and the viewing platform outside the museum.
- Courtesy wheelchairs are available with a photo ID. Pre-booking a wheelchair is essential.
- Unfortunately due to the vessel design and walkways on the vessels, wheelchair access is not available.
- Accessible toilets are located on the museum lower level (accessible by lift and walkway) and in the ground level entry foyer.
Eating & Drinking
"Yots Café and the outside Kiosk are both wheelchair accessible."Hearing accessibility features:
- Hearing loop or infrared assisted listening system