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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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17/CM017 Marketing & Communications OfficerMonday 14 August 2017

Marion Best’s shop at Queen Street, Woollahra. Mary White, 1968

Collections

Marion Hall Best ArchiveWednesday 9 August 2017

If you’ve been inspired by the Museum of Sydney’s current exhibition, why not dig deeper in the Marion Hall Best Archive.

theatrical costumes

Hyde Park Barracks

NIDA students bringing theatre to life at the BarracksTuesday 8 August 2017

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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
25 August 2017
John Macarthur's domain
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
23 August 2017
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
26 August 2017
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
26 August 2017
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
27 August 2017
Untouched history
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
23 August 2017
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
NEXT OPEN Wednesday
23 August 2017
A specialised research resource
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
22 August 2017
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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.