The Antarctica Experience Final Season Sat 27 Oct 2018 – Sun 23 Dec 2018 Virtual Reality Adventure WA Maritime Museum Few are fortunate enough to travel to Antarctica. Even fewer experience what it is like to live there. That's all about to change. After a sell-out first season, The Antarctica Experience - Virtual Reality Adventure is back for a final extension! This is your last chance to experience a day in the life of Antarctic scientists as they research this mysterious continent. You will see first-hand the work that goes into understanding climate change, managing eco-systems, researching sustainability, and conserving wildlife. Along the way you will: Explore Antarctica from a helicopter cockpit, even landing on glaciers. Jump in a zodiac to discover the resident penguin colony and see the new chicks. Explore Davis Station and logistics that go into surviving the harsh Antarctic conditions. View the spectacular Southern Lights in high definition. With 360-degree camera control and stunning 4K, high-resolution vision, we welcome you to your immersive Antarctic Experience. This world premiere VR adventure is showing exclusively at the WA Maritime Museum. Ticketing Monday to Friday 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm Saturday to Sunday 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm Special late night openings Thursday 8, 15, 22, 29 November at 6pm and 7pm Each session runs for 30 minutes. To make sure we are running on time, please make sure you arrive five minutes before your booked time. View November Tickets View December Tickets Pricing Ticket Type Antarctica Experience and Museum Entry Antarctica Experience Only Adult $25 $15 Concession* $17.50 $12.50 Child (5-15) $10 $10 Family (2 adults & 2 children) $60 $40 Carer^ Free Free Education Groups See education information below See education information below *Must present a valid Student, Senior, or Health Care Card. ^Must present a valid WA Companion Card Before you book Before booking you must read the VR Health and Safety document [PDF 92KB]. The Antarctica Experience is recommended for children 13+. If a child under 13 wishes to attend a session they must have a guardian companion. Due to headset size, children under 5 are unable to use the VR. They are still welcome to attend a session and enjoy the film in 2D. Education Groups The Antarctica Experience is available for school bookings during term. It is recommended for secondary school students. Tickets are available at the special education price of $7.50 for both students and adult supervisors. Bookings are required and can be made by calling 1300 134 081. For a comprehensive online teaching resource on Antarctica head to the Classroom Antarctica external website. Keep up to date with the crew by following @theantarcticaexperience The Antarctica Experience Caption: Explorers in Antarctica Credit: Charles Millen/Australian Antarctic Division Getting Here Address WA Maritime Museum Victoria Quay Road, Fremantle, Western Australia, 6160, Australia Phone 1300 134 081 By Train The WA Maritime Museum is located within walking distance of Fremantle Station visit the Transperth website for timetables. By Bus The WA Maritime Museum is serviced by the free Fremantle Cat Service, at Red stop 1. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details. By Car Paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay Road. By Ferry Captain Cook Cruises offer a range of ferry services from Perth which stop nearby at B-Shed ferry terminal. View the discussion thread.