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Horrible Histories - Pirates: The Exhibition

03 5272 4701

Until 17 Apr 2017

Do you have what it takes to be a pirate? This blockbuster family exhibition will sure to be a hit.

Interactive and hands on, it is based on the bestselling Horrible Histories series. The exhibition comprises a harbour bought to life, with quayside pirate shops and a tavern, plus four vessels in the bay, with a distant desert island.

Learn about the ships they sailed on, the punishments they suffered and the rules they lived by.

Full of lively illustrations, foul facts and gruesome games, the exhibition is a rollicking ride back in time to the days when putrid pirates ruled the water and gave merchant sailors jelly-legs.

The National Wool Museum is the first venue to host this travelling exhibition outside of its Sydney home, the National Maritime Museum of Australia.

Exhibition Producer Australian National Maritime Museum in Association with Scholastic.

Horrible Histories is a registered trademark of Scholastic Inc and is used under authorisation. All rights reserved. Based on the best selling books written by Terry Deary and illustrated by Martin Brown. Illustration Martin Brown.

Content: National Wool Museum

Price & booking


Type Entry cost
Ticket includes two adults and up to four children.

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