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Volunteers

Lego® Bricks Exhibition Volunteer opportunity Tuesday 7 October 2014

Have you got a friendly smile and a knack for customer service? Then this may be the volunteer role for you...

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Volunteers

Sydney Open Volunteer registrations are still openFriday 18 July 2014

We still need Site Volunteers and Bus Volunteers to support this exciting event! We are still looking for about 50 Site Volunteers and a small number of Bus Volunteers.

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Rouse Hill House and Farm

Go to Sunday School at Rouse HillFriday 24 October 2014

Step back in time at Rouse Hill School House and experience Sunday School. Miss Fox will ring the bell and your ½ hour immersive lesson will begin.

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Hyde Park Barracks

Art Scandal 70 years ago todayFriday 24 October 2014

Today, 24 October, marks the 70th anniversary of a landmark court case held at the NSW judicial courts here at the Hyde Park Barracks in 1944.

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Members Come First: Exclusive Exhibition PreviewThursday 23 October 2014

Harry Seidler: Painting toward architectureMuseum of Sydney, Friday 31 October, 10am – 5pmSydney Living Museums Members can enjoy an exclusive preview of...

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Friday 24 October 2014 - Friday 31 October 2014

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Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
OPEN TODAY
11AM-4PM
John Macarthur's domain
NEXT OPEN Saturday
25 October 2014
The state's vice-regal home
OPEN TODAY
10.30AM-3PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
25 October 2014
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
25 October 2014
Modern architecture in a historic place
OPEN TODAY
9AM-5PM
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
26 October 2014
Untouched history
NEXT OPEN Saturday
25 October 2014
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
OPEN TODAY
11AM-4PM
A specialised research resource
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
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Restaurants, cafes & tearooms

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Shops

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