Please Touch Tactile Tour – WA Shipwrecks Museum

Fri 18 Nov 2016Thu 10 Dec 2020

9:30am5:00pm

WA Shipwrecks Museum


The Western Australian Museum is pleased to offer free guided tactile tours of the Shipwrecks Galleries

Designed for visitors who are blind or vision impaired, the tour invites participants to touch and examine specially selected objects from the Museum’s collection and displays

To book a tour, please call 1300 134 081 with the following information:

Your contact details
The number of people who are blind or vision impaired in your party and the total number of people attending (if applicable)
Your preferred date and time

Bookings essential: 1300 134 081
Cost: Free

Site accessibility

Address

WA Shipwrecks Museum,
Cliff Street,
Fremantle, Western Australia, 6160

ACROD parking

Wilsons car park $1.80/hr.
2 bays in front of museum and 1 bay on Slip St.
Level and ramp access to the museum entrance.

Drop off area

Wilsons car park $1.80/hr.
1 bay front of museum.
Ramp to footpath.
Level and ramp access to the museum entrance.

CAT bus stop

On Cliff St, at the side of the museum

Entry to Museum

Approximately 30 metres level path to Museum entrance which has self-opening doors.
There is one entry to the Museum.

Reception

Entry foyer immediately inside self-opening entry door.

Trained Guide or Assistance Dogs

Visitors accompanied by a Trained Guide or Assistance Dog or a dog undergoing such training are welcome in this site.

Access within Museum

Ramp and lift available both suitable for disabled access.
Automatic doors to galleries

Equipment available

One (1) wheelchair available for use.

Toilets

Unisex disability access toilet available on the ground floor.


WA Shipwrecks Museum

WA Museum

Getting Here

Western Australian Museum - Shipwrecks Map

Address

Cliff Street,
Fremantle,
Western Australia,
6160,
Australia

Phone
1300 134 081

Western Australian Museum - Shipwrecks Map

By Train
The WA Shipwrecks Museum is located within walking distance of Fremantle Station. Visit the Transperth website for timetables.

By Bus
The WA Shipwrecks Museum is serviced by free Fremantle Cat Service, at stop 23. 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.