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The pier containing the Welcome Walls at the Museum of the Great Southern

Opening times

Monday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Tuesday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Wednesday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Thursday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Saturday 10.00am – 4.00pm
Sunday 10.00am – 4.00pm

ANZAC Day - 1.00pm – 4:00pm
Christmas Day - Closed
Boxing Day - Closed
New Year's Day - Closed
Good Friday - Closed

Regular Events

In addition to our extensive exhibitions and events calendar, we also regularly host clubs and regular events.

Tuesday Curatorial

Every 10.30am on Tuesdays throughout school terms, join us for a short talk and discussion on many different aspects of life in Albany and around the region.

Term Three Online Program

Term Three Program PDF [1.54MB]

Past Presentations

Young Naturalists Club

Launched in 2011, this group is for kids who have a keen interest in nature. Every month there are fun activities and adventures planned to get in touch with the natural world.

Community announcements

Read the latest Albany news and announcements.


Please be aware that the Museum of the Great Southern does not have cloaking facilities or bag storage areas.  As a consequence, luggage and bags should not be taken into the Museum.


Free Entry. Suggested donation $5

Share Paths

The Museum is central located in Albany and easily accessible by walkers and cyclists using Albany’s extensive network of Share Paths. The Albany TravelSmart Map which shows all the available paths.

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Residency Road,
Western Australia,

Phone number

(08) 9841 4844


By Bus
The Museum of the Great Southern is located within walking distance of the town centre, which is serviced by the several bus services, visit the PTA website for timetables.

By Car
Parking is available in onsite.