Western Australian Museum – Geraldton, Geraldton
(4.6/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Discover the rich heritage of native Western Australians at Western Australian Museum – Geraldton, which overlooks the Indian Ocean. Enjoy guided tours of the indigenous Yamaji people’s history and culture, and explore Western Australia’s natural landscapes and varied marine environments. The museum features educational exhibits about European explorations and settlements, which helped develop the region’s agriculture, fishing, mining, and science industries. Be sure to stop by the museum’s popular shipwreck gallery, at the center of which is a reconstructed portico from the wreck of the infamous Batavia, a Dutch vessel sunk by the nearby Abrolhos Islands in the 17th century. A fun history lesson for visitors of all ages, the shipwreck gallery also features reconstructions of three other major wrecks located in the region. Before you head to Geraldton, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Geraldton itinerary builder, to make sure you see all that Geraldton has to offer, including Western Australian Museum – Geraldton.
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  • Unfortunately we arrived with less than an hour to look through the displays. This wasn't long enough to see everything properly. There was some areas closed for work so not all the areas were open to...  more »
  • We had a great afternoon. My family really enjoyed looking for clues and completing his little booklet. The art activity at the end was very relaxing and enjoyable as my son and I sat and did it toget...  more »
  • Gerludton Museum is good place . If you want to know history about Gerludton ,please come here.Belive me you will enjoy and love it❤️ 
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  • This is very interesting place to spend a couple of hours. The mid west coast has an amazing history.
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