Explore our museums and make the most of your Autumn school holidays.

We also have some fun kid-friendly activities and exhibitions taking place across our museums - book now.

We’d love to see you at our museums and historic houses!


Houses and museums opening hours

Saturday 3 April – Sunday 18 April 2021

All museums are closed on Good Friday

Location

Opening Days

Opening Times

Elizabeth Bay House

Currently closed

-

Elizabeth Farm

Wed to Sat
Closed Good Friday

10am – 4pm

Hyde Park Barracks

Thu to Sun
Closed Good Friday

10am – 5pm

Justice & Police Museum

Currently closed

-

Meroogal

Saturdays

10am – 4pm

Museum of Sydney

Thu to Sun
Closed Good Friday

10am – 5pm

Rose Seidler House

Sundays

10am – 4pm

Rouse Hill Estate

Currently closed

-

Susannah Place

Currently closed

-

The Mint

Monday to Friday
Closed Good Friday & Easter Monday

9am – 5pm

Vaucluse House

Wed to Sat
Closed Good Friday
Exclusively open Easter Sunday 4 April for
Egg-cellent Easter Trails.
Please note: Car park and some areas of the grounds will be closed Thursday 8 April to morning of Saturday 10 April.

10am – 4pm


Restaurant trading days

Location

Opening Days

Opening Times

Estate Vaucluse House

Open from Fri 2 Apr to Sun 4 Apr
Closed from Mon 5 Apr to Fri 23 Apr
Reopening weekends only from Sat 24 Apr

9am-4pm [breakfast, lunch, high tea]

Elizabeth Farm Tearooms

Currently closed

-

Looking over a pair of sandstone turrets towards treetops and garden.

Conservation

Conservation in Action: Vaucluse House turrets completeFriday 19 March 2021

After an extraordinary few months we have completed the re-construction of the stone turrets at Vaucluse House.

SubStation No.164

 

'No fake heritage': Sydney building powers back onThursday 11 March 2021

Depending on who you ask, the SubStation No. 164 redevelopment on Sydney’s Clarence Street floats like a thought bubble, a glass sculpture, a comma or a water cooler above two solid heritage buildings.

Crop from larger portrait.

Susannah Place Museum

State Memorial Service for Dr Jack Mundey AOTuesday 9 March 2021

Performer at NAIDOC Week

 

NAIDOC Week 2021Friday 5 March 2021

Stossel Scala interior 1936

Library Display

New Library DisplaysWednesday 3 March 2021

Two new displays in the Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection explore the career of modernist architect Hugo Stossel, and the once popular pastime of rug making.