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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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Volunteers

National Volunteer Week 2018Wednesday 23 May 2018

As part of National Volunteer Week, Sydney Living Museums was proud to host our fifth Annual Volunteers’ Morning Tea at The Mint yesterday.

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Happy International Museums Day 2018Friday 18 May 2018

Happy International Museum Day #IMD2018! Thanks to everyone who has visited and supported our museums and historic houses. Here are some of our favourite photos. Share yours by tagging #DiscoverSLM

 

Charlotte RusseThursday 24 May 2018

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Employment

18/CC056 Venues Facilities CoordinatorWednesday 23 May 2018

Threads of connection

Eat Your History
Stories & Recipes from Australian Kitchens
Hidden in Plain View
The Aboriginal People of Coastal Sydney
Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
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An Edwardian Summer
Sydney & beyond through the lens of Arthur Wigram Allen

 

Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
John Macarthur's domain
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
02 June 2018
Modern architecture in a historic place
NEXT OPEN Monday
28 May 2018
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
Untouched history
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A specialised research resource
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
29 May 2018
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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.