Get more out of your day and enjoy the museum with family, friends or fellow enthusiasts.

Discounts are available for group bookings and we can even organise a specially tailored program for your visit to ensure a truly immersive experience.


Visiting groups of 10 people or more** enjoy generous admission price and food discounts.

  • Visit with 10 or more people and get 20% off the standard Big Ticket admission prices.
  • Book a table for 10 or more at the museum’s Ripples Maritime Museum cafe and receive 10% off your food bill (excludes beverages).

Call us on 02 9298 3672 to make a booking and mention that you are visiting the museum as a group.


Complimentary Guided Tours

Our friendly and knowledgeable volunteers lead guided tours of our world-class vessel fleet, exhibitions and collections. If you would like to request a guided tour for your group, please call 02 9298 3777 at least 2 days prior to your visit. Please note, guided tours are subject to availability. Maximum 1 group per day during Spring School Holidays.


Vacation Care/Childcare Groups

Vacation care or childcare groups can enjoy a full day of organised activities every school holidays. Our vacation care program runs from 10 am – 4 pm and includes a self-guided experience with access to:

  • Core galleries and summer exhibitions including immersive playscape Octopus garden, Great Southern Lego reef and more. 
  • Film screenings and roving performances. 
  • A session in our Kids on Deck creative activity space OR Creative activity take-home packs featuring the latest paper crafts and activity sheets.
  • Entry to the vessels open on the day of your visit- this may include HMAS Vampire, the submarine HMAS OnslowTall Ship James Craig and HMB Endeavour
    (subject to vessel capacity and current safety restrictions).
  • Free entry for 3 adults per 10 children



$15 per child
For groups of 10 children or more


  • SUMMER PROGRAMS run daily 27 December - 28 January 2023
  • The museum currently is unable to offer bus parking due to maintenance work in the carpark. Smaller vehicles such as mini-buses may be accommodated on special request. Speak to the Bookings Officer about special access needs. Enquire here

Other Information

Getting Here
Find us in Darling Harbour, next to Pyrmont Bridge, close to Sydney’s CBD. Get here by train, tram, bus or ferry, or park nearby. Learn more

Darling Harbour has a range of accommodation options to suit all visitors just minutes from the museum. The Sydney CBD is a short 15 minute walk away, and also has a huge range of accommodation options.


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