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Welcome to Sydney Living Museums, a group of 12 museums, houses and gardens that will take you on a remarkable journey through time and place to experience a whole other life.

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The Cook and the Curator

Anzacs in civviesThursday 21 April 2016

From the archive: What better way to mark this Anzac Day than by baking your own batch of Anzac biscuits?

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Children & Family

Autumn school holiday funFriday 18 March 2016

School holidays are almost here, but don’t panic! We have some great ideas for you and your children.Children can try their hand at farm-life during Earn Your Tucker at Rouse Hill House & Farm or...

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16/CP033 Visitor & Interpretation OfficerFriday 29 April 2016

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Regency cheesecakesThursday 28 April 2016

An apple a day

The Cook and the Curator

An apple a dayThursday 28 April 2016

Threads of connection

Eat Your History
Stories & Recipes from Australian Kitchens
An Edwardian Summer
Sydney & beyond through the lens of Arthur Wigram Allen
Public Sydney
Drawing the City
Lloyd Rees
Painting with pencil 1930-36

 

Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
John Macarthur's domain
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
30 April 2016
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
30 April 2016
Modern architecture in a historic place
OPEN TODAY
9.30AM-5PM
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
01 May 2016
Untouched history
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A specialised research resource
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4.30PM
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Restaurants, cafes & tearooms

Find out about our restaurants, cafes and tearooms.

Shops

Visit one of our shops while you're visiting some of our houses and museums or shop online.