Bass Strait Maritime Centre

A Night at the Museum; Ghostly Tour

PHOTO CREDIT: Tourism Tasmania

Join us on a guided tour by the spirit of Captain Billy a former harbour master who haunts the museum, explore captivating, historic exhibits in Devonport’s Harbourmaster’s cottage, with a torchlight tour.

Then after the tour enjoy a traditional warming hot toddy made with the finest Tasmanian ingredients and test your knowledge at our candle lit quiz.

Will you win our treasure? Join us for a night of local history, hospitality, and fun!


There will be three ghostly tours:

  • 14th of June starting at 7pm to 9:30pm.
  • 19th of July starting at 7pm to 9:30pm*.
  • 16th of August starting at 7pm to 9:30pm*.
*The last two tours are dependent on booking numbers of first event.

This tour is for over 18’s only.

One hot toddy is included in the ticket price, per person.

Additional drinks will be available for purchase on the night.

If you would prefer a non-alcoholic beverage, we’ll have a choice of hot chocolate or mulled apple cider.

Concession tickets available for card holders at $30 per person.

The candle-lit quiz ‘treasure’ prize consists of a museum merchandise pack, including a family admission voucher.


per adult

$30 for concession card holders