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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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Australia Day

Australia Day 2014Friday 23 January 2015

Dress to impress

The Cook and the Curator

Dress to impressThursday 22 January 2015

Closeup of broad arrow and B.O. [Board of Ordnance] stamps on striped fabric.

Hyde Park Barracks

Off convicts' backsWednesday 21 January 2015

Worn, torn, stained and patched, two government-issue shirts found at Hyde Park Barracks have evidently come off the convicts’ backs.

Intricate white paper collar hung over dark wooden chair.

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Last chance to see Meroogal Women's Art PrizeMonday 19 January 2015

Your last chance to see the Meroogal Women’s Art Prize 2014 is this weekend 24-25 January.

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15/CM012 Venues Services CoordinatorMonday 19 January 2015

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Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
NEXT OPEN Friday
30 January 2015
John Macarthur's domain
NEXT OPEN Saturday
31 January 2015
The state's vice-regal home
NEXT OPEN Friday
30 January 2015
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
31 January 2015
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
31 January 2015
Modern architecture in a historic place
OPEN TODAY
9AM-5PM
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
9.30AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
01 February 2015
Untouched history
NEXT OPEN Saturday
31 January 2015
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
NEXT OPEN Friday
30 January 2015
A specialised research resource
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
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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.