Bligh – Hero or Villain?

Exhibition and Shows

8 Aug 2019 to 2 Feb 2020

Almost universally portrayed as a villain in movies and books, does this view of William Bligh stand scrutiny today?
Bligh – Hero or Villain? challenges this popular narrative, looking beyond the Bounty mutiny to explore the many sides of this most infamous of maritime figures. Come and judge for yourself, but be prepared for some surprises!

Tickets are valid any day for the duration of the exhibition.


Cafe Disabled access available Family Friendly Free Wifi Kiosk Public Toilet Restaurant Shop

Event Times

8 Aug 2019 to 2 Feb 2020

Daily Event


Australian National Maritime Museum

2 Murray Street, Sydney, 2000

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