Fremantle Maritime Museum

The Fremantle Maritime Museum is proudly located in a prominent position on Fremantle harbour waterfront.   WGE provided the electrical and vertical transportation services for this landmark building, helping create the strong, contemporary visual presence it holds.

The facility includes:

  • A main gallery over 30m high for the display of maritime vessels including the winning America’s Cup yacht, Australia II
  • Functional and flexible lighting design for 200 seat theatrette/auditorium.  WGE also provided all the audio visual services and stage lighting
  • An impressive travelling exhibition gallery
  • Thematic galleries
  • A large function centre
  • Back-of-house support facilities including glass lift and larger scissor lift
  • Specialist lighting design of museum displays and external building facades to accentuate the elegance of the building lines
  • Large hoist for the transportation of large displays
  • “Welcome Walls” in the forecourt that list immigrants that arrived by ship via Fremantle port

The museum is considered an iconic building that WGE are proud to have contributed to.

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