Explore our museums these summer holidays.

See our latest exhibitions at the Museum of Sydney, including How to Move a Zoo and Iridescent by Gerwyn Davies.

Enjoy zoo-inspired school holiday activities at Vaucluse House from 13–30 January and get exploring with our kids' trails at Hyde Park Barracks and Justice & Police Museum. View all school holiday programs.

We’re also thrilled to reopen the Justice & Police Museum from 8 January and Elizabeth Bay House from 9 January. 

Please refer to our conditions of entry for the latest COVID-19 safety measures.

See you at our place these holidays.


Houses and museums opening hours

All museums are closed on Christmas Day & Australia Day

Location

Opening Days

Opening Times

Elizabeth Bay House

Sundays, from 9 January 2022

10am–4pm

Elizabeth Farm

Friday and Saturday

10am–4pm

Hyde Park Barracks

Thursday to Sunday

10am–5pm

Justice & Police Museum

Saturday and Sunday, from 8 January 2022

10am–5pm

Meroogal

Saturdays

10am–4pm

Museum of Sydney

Thursday to Sunday

10am–5pm

Rose Seidler House

Sundays

10am–4pm

Rouse Hill Estate

Currently closed

-

Susannah Place

Currently closed

-

The Mint & Bullion Store

Monday to Friday

Closed 25 December 2021 to 9 January 2022 and all public holidays

9am–4pm

Vaucluse House

Thursday to Sunday

Sold out on Saturday 8 January 2022

10am–4pm

Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection

Wednesday to Friday

Closed 25 December 2021 to 18 January 2022 and all public holidays

10am–4pm


Restaurant trading days

Location

Opening Days

Opening Times

Estate Vaucluse House

Wed to Sun

Closed Wednesday 22 to Wednesday 29 December 2021, and 28 January 2022

Wed to Fri, 11am-4pm (lunch, high tea)
Sat & Sun, 9am-4pm (breakfast, lunch, high tea)

Save on membership with your vouchers

Redeem your $25 Discover NSW or $50 Parents NSW voucher when you purchase a membership in person at any of our museums. 

Enjoy free museum entry for you and up to four children, plus great discounts.

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