Open hours, entry, getting here and more

When planning your visit we have information to help including opening hours, entry fees, getting here and more.

Museum operating hours

The National Wool Museum is open at the following times:

Day Time
Seven Days a week 10:00am to 3:00pm
Note: Galleries may occasionally be closed for COVID-19 Safe Cleaning Check with a team member for details

Shop operating hours

Day Time
Monday to Sunday 10:00am to 3:00pm
(Museum and Shop closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and Good Friday)

Entry fees

Type Fees Additional Information
Adult $10
Concession $8
Child $6
Family $30 2 adults and up to 4 children
Group admission $8 per person, for 15+ people

Please note:

  • There is no fee to enter and browse the Museum Shop
  • Payment types accepted include:
    • Visa
    • Mastercard
    • Union Pay
    • Cheque
    • EFTPOS and
    • Travellers Cheque

Note: a 0.51 percent surcharge will apply to credit cards and contactless transactions.


The National Wool Museum is located at the corner of Moorabool and Brougham Streets in the heart of central Geelong, one block from the waterfront and a ten minute walk from the Geelong Railway Station.

26 Moorabool Street, Geelong
Melways Ref: 401 H6


Surrounding the National Wool Museum is a range of short and long term parking options, including two disabled parks and two loading zones directly in front of the Museum.

Bus parking

Bus parking is available directly in front of the National Wool Museum on Moorabool Street.

Travelling by rail

V/Line operate trains daily from Melbourne Southern Cross to Geelong. The train station is an easy ten minute walk from the National Wool Museum.

Visit the V/Line website or contact 136 196 for timetable and ticketing information.


The Museum is fully accessible at street entry, there are ramps to every level. Accessible parking is located immediately in front of the Museum. Accessible toilets are located on each level.

Guided tours

The National Wool Museum is designed for self-guiding and our friendly volunteers are on hand throughout the Museum to answer your questions. Free guided tours can be arranged for pre-booked groups or you can explore on your own using our Visitors Guide.

Special interest

Personalised tours can be arranged for special interest groups and study tours by our Education Officer.

Length of visit

We suggest a minimum of 90 minutes to tour the Museum.

Allow extra time to visit the Museum Shop and refreshments at Black Sheep Geelong.

Page last updated: Tuesday, 12 July 2022