Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story, Melbourne

(3.7/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Would-be pirates will be highly entertained at Polly Woodside, a historic museum ship moored at South Wharf. At Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story, learn what it was like to navigate treacherous waters and load cargo at Melbourne’s iconic tall ship, intended for deep-water trade around the world. Roam the Belfast-built, iron-hulled barque from 1885 and experience Australia’s maritime history. A visit to the interactive gallery and the officers’ cabin will keep children (of all ages) entertained. Our Melbourne trip generator makes visiting Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story and other Melbourne attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Ships aren't really my thing, and I haven't looked into the reasoning/importance of this particular ship. I do wonder why it is just docked there in the middle of the city and doesn't move/go anywhere...  more »
  • I did a walk from Southern Cross Station down to the Yarra river,walked past the exhibition building & walked to the Polly Woodside. I think you have to book in advance to get a tour but not sure. I d...  more »
  • Close to the wharf of the South Bank exhibition (mooring? ) There. Top boat builders yard restaurant and had a pole Woodside Park in the back. This is a nice sail. Come and visit!
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