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Axel Stenross Maritime Museum Inc

Price from $8


Axel Stenross - Finnish ships carpenter – sailed across the mighty oceans on windjammer sv Olivebank, reaching Port Lincoln in 1927 to load grain for Europe – and decided here was the place to be. Discover his story, and the lost craft of wooden boat building, at Axel Stenross Maritime Museum.
Delight in Axel’s original living quarters and his workshops with still operating slipway. Admire the display of restored historic vessels, marine artefacts and relics. Chat with the knowledgeable volunteers.
Learn of the fishing and cargo moving industries which grew around the coastal waters of Port Lincoln, and the characters who made it happen.
Unique interpretive displays throughout the Museum help you on your journey of discovery. Unusual videos and books for sale in the gallery shop. A must see for young and old. You may find your own story here.


From $ 8 to $ 10
$8 Seniors discount $10 Adults


  • Entity Facility

    Coach Parking
    Conference/Function Facilities
    Family Friendly
    Non Smoking
    Public Toilet

  • Accessible Tourism

    Disabled access available, contact operator for details

  • Activities


  • Membership

    Museums Australia
    Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
    Visitor Information Centre

  • Tourism Organisation

    Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation