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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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Sydney Open Volunteer registrations openFriday 18 July 2014

Cellist Teije Hylkema plays an original 1813 cello that belonged to Mrs Elizabeth Macquarie

 

SMH: Taking Mrs Macquarie's legacy for a driveThursday 21 August 2014

Cellist Teije Hylkema plays an original 1813 cello that belonged to Mrs Elizabeth Macquarie in preparation for a series of concerts by...

Row of citrus trees along edge of road.

Rose Seidler House

Rose Seidler House working beeThursday 21 August 2014

Nearly thirty Sydney Living Museums staff held a working bee last week to make sure the house and grounds look their best for the Fifties Fair at Rose Seidler House this Sunday.The...

Artworks in situ.

Rouse Hill House and Farm

Art at RouseThursday 21 August 2014

Currently we have an exhibition of Year 11 and 12 visual arts students' major works from Rouse Hill Anglican College dressing up the outbuildings of Rouse Hill House & Farm.The exhibition has been on...

Delightful blue floral wallpaper and fabrics inspired by the past

 

Habitus Living meet Ella & SofiaWednesday 20 August 2014

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Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
OPEN TODAY
11AM-4PM
John Macarthur's domain
OPEN TODAY
10.30AM-3.30PM
The state's vice-regal home
OPEN TODAY
10.30AM-3PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Home to four generations of women
OPEN TODAY
10.30AM-3.30PM
Modern architecture in a historic place
NEXT OPEN Monday
25 August 2014
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
24 August 2014
Untouched history
OPEN TODAY
10.30AM-3.30PM
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
OPEN TODAY
11AM-4PM
A specialised research resource
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
26 August 2014

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

Mortar and pestle cotton apron
Eat your history exhibition
70/80/90 Iconic Australian Houses
Karen McCartney
Egg basket canvas tote
Canvas bag
A single vision: Harry Seidler
Hardcover book