Explore Fremantle's fascinating history and heritage.
You can experience much of timeless Fremantle on board an historic Fremantle Tram Tour which fills you in on the secrets of old-time Fremantle or jump on board a guided Fremantle Urban Walking Adventure with Two Feet and a Heartbeat - a non-traditional route through this amazing city, exploring its many heritage buildings and streets. Or follow one of the self guided walking trails below - you can view the interactive trail maps here.
There's plenty to see and do in Fremantle and the Discovery Trail takes in iconic tourist attractions such as Fremantle Markets, the Cappuccino Strip, Fremantle Prison, WA Maritime Museum as well as precincts and parks including the heritage listed West End and Esplanade Reserve. Length: 5.78km. Time: 1.2hrs. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Umbrella Walking Trail
Grab your mother, brother, lover, BFF or go solo but don't hibernate in the wet weather during winter, get out and explore Fremantle. Don't forget your umbrella. Length: 3.92km. Time: 48min. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Multicultural Fremantle Trail
Many cultures have contributed to Fremantle's development so discover some of this abundant and diverse heritage along the Multicultural Fremantle Trail. Length: 6.61km. Time: 1.37hrs. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Heritage Highlights Trail
The Heritage Highlights Trail is a snapshot into Fremantle's architectural and cultural heritage. Pour over the history centre's collection, wander through the west end, explore the maritime museum and Fremantle Prison and finish up at Fremantle Arts Centre. Length: 5.72km. Time: 1.19hrs. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Creative Freo Trail
This trail offers you a diverse mix of what is near and dear to the City's heart - its' arts scene. Commence at Australia's flagship puppet theatre and meander through contemporary and indigenous galleries, explore the Writer Walk, see artists at work, enjoy public artworks, view artisan wares before jumping on the Cat Bus to end your journey within the beautiful grounds of the Fremantle Arts Centre. Length: 3.79km. Time: 47mins. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Incorporated in this trail is the Fremantle Writers Walk - a series of five art installations celebrating past and present local writers who have a deep connection to Fremantle. The totems each display a selected passage of text from one of their books. You'll also explore some of Fremantle's delightful bookstores, local history centre and a publishing house. Length: 2.78km. Time: 35mins. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Freo's Street Art Trail
Fremantle has long been a cultural melting pot for the arts. This trail explores the city's street art, the artistic careers that were born here and the international artists that have contributed to the collection. Length: 4.76km. Time: 58mins. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
Fremantle Vintage Shopping Trail
Fremantle is home to the largest amount of retro and vintage stores per square foot. If you want something unique that sings 'nostalgia' you're looking in the right place! From beautifully curated vintage finds to that amazing discovery in the rummage basket, there are tonnes of shops for you to check out. Length: 3.48km. Time: 43mins. Follow the Explore Fremantle interactive map for more about this trail.
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