The entrance to the Australian National Maritime Museum holds a welcome hall which pays tribute to the countries millions of migrants. Further inside the museum you can see many boats and ships, including Australia II, winner of America's Cup, and the huge destroyer, H.M.A.S. Vampire. Other vessels found here are the Indonesian work boat Sekar Aman, the retired submarine HMAS Onslow, as well as a commando boat, a 'Little Toot' tug, an 1880's racing cutter and more.
You can take sailing lessons and at the weekend you can go for short voyages on historic
vessels. Free guided tours of the galleries and the destroyer Vampire are available. Address: 2 Murray Street, Darling Harbour, NSW, 2000.