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.

Three women holding bouquets outside house.


Announcing this year's Meroogal Women's Art Prize winnersTuesday 25 September 2018

Meet our three Meroogal Women's Art Prize 2018 winners: Tamara Dean (First Prize), Kim Davies (Second Prize) and Beth Norling (Highly Commended).

Black and white photograph of exterior.

Vaucluse House

Vaucluse House arch works beginFriday 19 October 2018

Essential maintenance work has begun to ensure the longevity of this significant architectural feature of Vaucluse House.

Exhibition cases being worked on.


How exhibitions workTuesday 16 October 2018

Our 3D Design intern, Isabelle Edwards shares insights into the development of How Cities Work, a children’s exhibition opening at Museum of Sydney this December.


Three fruit marmaladeThursday 11 October 2018

Looking up at tall glassfronted buildings from below.

Sydney Open

Sydney Open TrailsWednesday 10 October 2018

Get the most from our exciting program with our newly curated trails, shortlisting key buildings not-to-be-missed with your Sydney Open Pass.