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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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The icing on the cakeFriday 9 February 2018

Historic house in garden setting.

Foundation

Kia Ora: compelling Kiwi storiesThursday 8 February 2018

Two kids in convict costume with man in superintendent's costume outside brick building.

Hyde Park Barracks

Convict Escapades 2018 Audition NoticeTuesday 6 February 2018

Woman and man in wedding outfits in sandstone courtyard.

Weddings

A wedding in the gardenTuesday 6 February 2018

Two women standing on lawn within sandstone courtyard.

Weddings

Yes to loveTuesday 6 February 2018

Threads of connection

Eat Your History
Stories & Recipes from Australian Kitchens
The other moderns
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Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties
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An Edwardian Summer
Sydney & beyond through the lens of Arthur Wigram Allen

 

Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
NEXT OPEN Friday
23 February 2018
John Macarthur's domain
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
NEXT OPEN Saturday
24 February 2018
Home to four generations of women
NEXT OPEN Saturday
24 February 2018
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
25 February 2018
Untouched history
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
Sydney's working-class heritage
OPEN TODAY
2PM-5PM
A country house by the harbour
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A specialised research resource
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
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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.