Thank you to our Governors Kitchen patrons for their support


The Governors Kitchen cafe will be closed for ongoing renovations from Friday 3 August. 

Throughout August, visitors can enjoy coffee, cold beverages and light refreshments from the coffee cart located on the Museum of Sydney forecourt.

The coffee cart will operate Monday to Friday, 10am to 3pm.

The menu will feature a selection of hot and cold beverages as well as food items - please see the sample menu below:

  • Aged Cheddar, Leg Ham & Vine Ripe Tomato Toastie
  • Chicken, Sweetcorn, Rocket & Tarragon on Ciabatta
  • Roast Pumpkin, Harissa, Ricotta & Spinach Panini (v)
  • Bacon & free-range Egg Roll
  • Daily Soup served with bread
  • Luke Avenue Cookies
  • Freshly Baked Muffins

We want to thank our Governors Kitchen patrons for their ongoing support over the years and will  announce new dining plans for this space in the coming weeks.

Hyde Park Barracks

Hyde Park Barracks Museum renewalThursday 10 January 2019

The Hyde Park Barracks Museum will close on 29 January 2019 for a major renewal project that will transform the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site into a world-leading heritage destination.

Two children running in garden in front of two storey farmstead building.

School holidays

Summer 2019: school holiday opening hoursTuesday 27 November 2018


When Dickens comes to dinnerMonday 7 January 2019

Hyde Park Barracks

Time stands still at Hyde Park BarracksSunday 23 December 2018

Time is standing still for a while at Hyde Park Barracks, as we’ve allowed the turret clock to wind down for a much needed rest.