Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story, Melbourne

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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. To visit Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story on your holiday in Melbourne, and find out what else Melbourne has to offer, use our Melbourne day trip planning app .
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  • Our family of 6 visited 'Polly' in early December and were thrilled by the experience. We were able to browse through the 'museum' at our own pace which was interesting and interactive enough to keep ...  more »
  • The family fun day was a good opportunity to visit this iconic ship. The pirate theme definitely appealed to the children with many dressing up. Good activities planned throughout the day. It was quit...  more »
  • Polly Woodside was a tall sailing ship historically connecting Scotland with New Zealand and Australia. The display shows the tough life led by the sailors. The ship itself is being rebuilt. It is a g...  more »
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