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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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Fifties Fair

Win a 1950s getaway at Bel-Air BerryTuesday 24 May 2016

Buy your Fifties Fair tickets by 7 August 2016 for the chance to enter the draw to win the ultimate long-weekend away for four nights at the spectacular mid-century pad Bel-Air, located in the heart of Berry.

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Children & Family

Winter holiday funFriday 24 June 2016

Book the kids in for a winter adventure at our place these school holidays. There’s a heap to see and do, and with extended trading hours at many of our properties, much more time to do it.

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16/CM058 Sales & Marketing ManagerFriday 24 June 2016

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200 years of the NSW Government ArchitectThursday 23 June 2016

When Francis Greenway was appointed Civil Architect by Governor Lachlan Macquarie in March 1816, he became the first government architect of New South Wales, a post which celebrates its 200th anniversary in 2016.

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The Cook and the Curator

Fancy a biscuit?Thursday 23 June 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
NEXT OPEN Friday
01 July 2016
John Macarthur's domain
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
29 June 2016
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
02 July 2016
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
02 July 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
03 July 2016
Untouched history
NEXT OPEN Thursday
30 June 2016
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
29 June 2016
A specialised research resource
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
28 June 2016
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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.