Science. Technology. Engineering. Art. Maths.

Mon 16 Apr 2018Tue 24 Apr 2018


WA Maritime Museum

The STEAMsub is waiting for you to come and explore!

Sign up for our hands-on workshops to learn about our Museum's collections and maritime research.

There are only 15 places per workshop so get in quick or you may miss out!


Sea, Sand, and Skeletons: Adventures in Archaeology

Caption: Sea, Sand, and Skeletons: Adventures in Archaeology
Image courtesy WA Museum

Prepare yourself for a hands-on archaeology workshop!

Learn how archaeologists solve mysteries of the past through scientific investigations and interactive challenges.

Understand how the artefacts and bio-facts uncovered from archaeological sites helps to explain how and why archaeology is relevant to our lives.

Wed 18 April 10am

Mon 23 April 10am Mon 23 April 12.30pm

Tue 24 April 10am Tue 24 April 12.30pm

This special program is also available at the WA Shipwrecks Museum for Education groups.

Guardian Information

  • Workshops are fully facilitated by Museum staff members.
  • The terms and conditions are contained in the Children in Care Form, which can be downloaded below. Please complete this form and bring it with you on the day.
  • Participants with their adult guardian must arrive for registration 15 minutes before the session starts.
  • During the workshop, guardians may either:
    1. Stay and take a look around the WA Maritime Museum.
    2. Leave the participants with our experienced staff for the duration of the session.
  • If you have any questions, give us a call on 1300 134 081.

Children in Care Form


Image copyright the WA Museum

Getting Here

Google map of Western Australian Museum - Fremantle


Victoria Quay,
Western Australia,

1300 134 081

Google map of Western Australian Museum - Fremantle

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 stop 24. Visit the Transperth website for timetables and details.

By Car
Paid parking is available in the City of Fremantle car park just outside the WA Shipwrecks Museum. Additional paid parking is available in the Wilsons car park at the WA Maritime Museum, Victoria Quay which is a short walk from the WA Shipwrecks Museum.

By Ferry
Captain Cook Cruises offer a range of ferry services from Perth which stop nearby at B-Shed ferry terminal.

Comprehensive accessibility information about the WA Maritime Museum can be found on the Access WA website.