Albany attractions

Top Choice Museum in Albany

National Anzac Centre

Opened for Albany's Anzac centenary commemorations in late 2014, this superb museum remembers the men and women who left by convoy from Albany to fight in WWI. Excellent multimedia installations provide realism and …
Top Choice Museum in Albany

Museum of the Great Southern

Encompassing the Eclipse building, the Residency Museum and Brig Amity, this regional museum is a terrific introduction to Albany's history. The Eclipse building has a children's discovery section, a lighthouse exhi…
Winery in Albany

Montgomery's Hill

Run by the third generation of the Montgomery family, this vineyard particularly excels when it comes to cabernet sauvignon and shiraz. The unwooded chardonnay, rose and sauvignon blanc semillion are also worth a tr…
Winery in Albany

Oranje Tractor

Small organic winery focusing on riesling and sauvignon blanc as well as sparkling takes on both and decent pinot noir, shiraz and rose. Informal tours and tastings on weekends. Great for weekend picnics. WOOFing op…
Park in Albany

Albany Heritage Park

Inaugurated in 2014, the Albany Heritage Park incorporates the National Anzac Centre, Princess Royal Fortress, Padre White Lookout, Desert Mounted Corps Memorial and the Ataturk Memorial.
Winery in Albany

Wignalls Wines

Family-run winery and one of the earliest producers of pinot noir in the region. Also award-winning sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, cabernet merlot blends and shiraz. Offers tastings.
Historic Site in Albany

Princess Royal Fortress

As a strategic port, Albany was historically regarded as being vulnerable to attack. Built in 1893 on Mt Adelaide, this fort was initially constructed as a defence against potential attacks from the Russians and Fre…
Monument in Albany

Desert Mounted Corps Memorial

Memorial to WWI soldiers who fought at the Nek in the Gallipoli campaign of 1915. The memorial was originally erected in Port Said, Egypt. However, it was irreparably damaged during the Suez crisis in 1956, and this…
Ship in Albany

Brig Amity

This full-scale replica of the brig that carried Albany's first British settlers from Sydney in 1826 was completed for the city's 150th anniversary. You can explore the deck for free, but $5 gets you an audioguide t…
Museum in Albany

Albany Residency Museum

Part of the Museum of the Great Southern, and built in the 1850s as the home of the resident magistrate, the museum has displays telling seafaring stories, explaining local natural history, and showing Aboriginal ar…