Walking Tour: Maritime Museum Of Tasmania Constitution Dock

Carnegie Building, 16 Argyle Street, Hobart, TAS

Join heritage guides from the Maritime Museum of Tasmania as they take you on a historic walking tour exploring the history of Constitution Dock. Hear about how the site has continuously changed and adapted over time: the pubs that have long since gone, a church that moved to Sandy Bay, the importance of the Museum’s boats the May Queen and Westward, the cranes and bridges, the sheds and dunnies and the first Commonwealth building in Tasmania.

Guided Tour Times: 10 am, 11 am, 2 pm and 3 pm.

Duration: 45 min




Building Types



Spectacular Views


Architectural Periods

Contemporary (2001-current)

Late Twentieth Century (1961-2000)

Mid-Twentieth Century (1940-1960)


History of Hobart

New to Program


Level Changes

Uneven Surfaces

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