The Maritime museum has a fascinating international collection of relics and information of the hundreds of boats that have met their fate along the coastline of Western Australia, some dating back as far as the 17th century.
Fremantle History Museum was originally the Swan River Colony’s first lunatic asylum built by convicts in the 1860’s, and is now home to the history of the building itself. It also features constantly changing exhibitions from the Fremantle community and other parts of Australia.
Shell Museum is dedicated to shells, fossils and gemstones. As well as many interesting and informative displays, there is locally made jewellery.