Polly Woodside - Melbourne's Tall Ship Story, Melbourne

3.9
#13 of 43 in Museums in Melbourne
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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  • I only saw the ship from the outside, so I can't really comment attended at 11 on a Sunday, and the queue on a hot day was already waiting for an hour to go aboard. Surely the answer would be to incre...  more »
  • Great mini adventure for our kids aged between 3 and 11. Adults had a great time too watching the kids scrub the deck. The ship host was great and got into the spirit of being on the Polly Woodside. I...  more »
  • Last month our 6 year old had a pirate themed party on the Polly Woodside. All of the children were so excited as most had not been on the ship before. The 'pirate' who had them entertained had them e...  more »

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