Tour the Duyfken

Visit the Duyfken replica and take a guided tour of this unique sailing ship. Step back in time as you learn about the incredible voyages undertaken by the original Duyfken, the harsh conditions endured on-board and the simple technology of the time. Discover how Dutch trade in Indonesia 400 years ago led to early European exploration of Australia.

On Exhibition at Fremantle Fishing Boat Harbour
(behind Little Creatures, 
40 Mews Road, Fremantle)

Opening Times:

11.00am - 4.00pm Sundays only from 23 April - 30 June 2017
11.00am - 4.00pm Sundays only from 23 July - 24 September 2017

Tour Options:

1. Audio Tour

The personal audio tour takes you on two journeys: the first walks you through the Replica ship, its history and the function of each part of the ship; the second takes you back 400 years to discover what life was like aboard a 17th century Dutch spice ship. As you move through the ship you will be transported back in time. 

The audio tour runs for 25 minutes, so you have plenty of  time to take photos at the end and ask questions of the ship guides.

Ticket Prices:

Adults  $12.50
Seniors/Concessions  $10.00
Children 4-16yrs  $5.00
Children under 4 – the tour is not suitable for this age group

2. Short Tour

This tour option offers visitors the opportunity to take a short 10-15 minute unguided tour of the ship.  Ship guides are aboard to steer you in the right direction and answer questions that you may have . This is great for family groups with younger children.

Ticket Prices:

Adults  $7.50
Seniors/Concessions  $5.00
Children 4-16yrs  $2.50


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