Wish we had had more time to fully explore all the exhibits. Very informative. Guides very knowledgeable. Learnt a lot about the whaling industry. Worth a visit.
About Albany's Historic Whaling Station
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It is almost 40 years since the station stopped operating. Walking over the chasing ship you could imagine what it must have been like especially in rough seas!! A guided tour is available with audio commentary also and is a good idea especially if it...More
This is good from a historic value and the staff were very enthusiastic in describing what happened. The boat was good for the kids but they did get bored walking the rest of the site. Free walking tours available but we didn’t take these. Such...More
Fantastic museum with great staff able to use common sense and look after visitors properly. The museum is fascinating particularly the the Skeleton Shed. The money is well worth the experience and what you get out of the place. I would like to have spent...More
You don't often get to see a former whaling station, and here is the perfect opportunity! This tour really held our interest and was a great insight into the life of the men hunting the whales, as well as the flensers, whose difficult and dangerous...More