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.
Hyde Park Barracks
Budding actors set for Convict EscapadesWednesday 18 April 2018
We’re extremely excited to work with theatre production company Action Atelier to provide teenage actors the opportunity to develop their skills and perform to a public audience, alongside professional actors in Convict Escapades at Hyde Park Barracks Museum these holidays.
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Boomerang Art and Throw at Rouse Hill House & FarmTuesday 24 April,
10AM 11.30AMRouse Hill House & Farm
Family-friendly toursTuesday 24 April,
Kids in the Kitchen: Damper and Butter at Vaucluse HouseTuesday 24 April,
10.30AM 12.30PMVaucluse House
New session available
Kids in the Kitchen at Elizabeth FarmTuesday 24 April,
10.30AM 12PMElizabeth Farm
- Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
- Alphabetical Sydney: Creative Lab
- Rouse Hill House & Farm in LEGO® Bricks
- Breakers: the dying art of safebreaking
- Notorious Criminals: A Snapshot of Sinister Sydney
- Convict Sydney
Kenneth McKenzie’s walking sticks
Kenneth McKenzie was 79 years old when war was declared in August 1914, so he was never a candidate for active service. Yet less than six months into the war he found a way to be useful when the NSW Red Cross Society launched an appeal for walking sticks for wounded soldiers.