Visiting Us

The Army Museum of Tasmania is located in Anglesea Barracks, 10 minutes walk from the Visitor Information Centre in Davey Street. The Main Entrance is easily located as it is situated between the two large cannons on the Davey Street frontage.


Museum Opening Hours

The Museum is open to the public on the following day/times:

Tuesday 9.00am – 1.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am – 1.00pm
Thursday 9.00am – 1.00pm
Friday 9.00am – 1.00pm
Saturday 9.00am – 1.00pm
Sunday 10.00am – 2.00pm
Monday closed

Tours of the barracks can be arranged with a minimum of 48 hours notice. The Tours take approximately 30 to 45 minutes.

Private tours can be arranged if you are interested in bringing groups of people through the museum at times outside of normal opening hours. We are happy to open for groups outside these timings provided that prior arrangements have been made. Please complete the form on our contact page.

How much does it cost?


Can we enter the Barracks?

The main barracks gate is currently closed. Please call (03) 6237 7160 when you arrive and a staff member will come to the gate to meet you. The museum is open at advertised times. Entry to all other buildings is restricted.

Wheelchair Access

Please note, the museum is slightly restricted for wheel chairs and people with disabilities as there are many steps leading up to some of the main exhibitions and rest room facilities.

Companion Card

We are a proud member of the Tasmanian Government Companion Card program. For more information you can visit the Companion Card website at

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School visits