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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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School holidays

Spring School Holidays 2019: opening hoursMonday 23 September 2019

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Employment

19/CC073 AccountantThursday 12 September 2019

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Employment

19/CC074 Senior AccountantThursday 12 September 2019

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Education

Raising the prominence of Aboriginal perspectivesThursday 12 September 2019

With federal funding assistance, the Learning Team have seen a number of successes in in their efforts to raise the prominence of Aboriginal perspectives related to the site of first Government House.

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Sydney Open

Sydney Open Focus Tours Sneak PeekFriday 6 September 2019

Enjoy a sneak peek of this year’s Focus Tours, including one of our brand-new After Dark Tours.

Eat Your History
Stories & Recipes from Australian Kitchens
Deep Time Dreaming
Uncovering Ancient Australia
Underworld
Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
How Cities Work
By James Gulliver Hancock

 

Houses & Museums

On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
28 September 2019
A country house by the harbour
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
25 September 2019
Modern architecture in a historic place
OPEN TODAY
9.30AM-5PM
John Macarthur's domain
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
25 September 2019
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
28 September 2019
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
29 September 2019
Untouched history
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
25 September 2019
Australia's finest interior
NEXT OPEN Friday
27 September 2019
A specialised research resource
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
24 September 2019
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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.