Australian National Maritime Museum

The Australian National Maritime Museum vision is to be Australia’s most dynamic and innovative cultural resource, enriching lives by promoting knowledge and enjoyment of our relationship with the waterways and the sea

Our Mission To bring maritime heritage to life and preserve it for future generations, through:

  • exhibitions, programs and events that are creative, inclusive, enjoyable and memorable
  • development and management of the National Maritime Collection
  • research, acquisition, conservation, interpretation, scholarship, publication, outreach and education
  • national leadership and the provision of support and encouragement to local, regional and community museums which value maritime heritage
  • national and international cooperation and collaboration with museums and other organisations
  • fostering traditional skills and practices

Member Profile

Government agency / Institutional body
Collections management; Objects & materials conservation, Engineering heritage conservation; Intangible cultural heritages; Historical research & interpretation

For further information contact:

Nigel Erskine
Australian National Maritime Museum

Wharf 7/58 Pirrama Road Pyrmont NSW, 2009

T: +61 (02) 8241 8330