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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 Cook and the Curator

A sticky tuneThursday 11 May 2017

Basket of baked goods

The Cook and the Curator

A picnic at LucknowThursday 4 May 2017

Group of people standing in front of a 'National Trust Awards' sign.

 

SLM wins multiple National Trust AwardsFriday 28 April 2017

 Today the Sydney Living Museums team was very excited to take away several awards at the annual National Trust Heritage Awards at Doltone House.The awards were for:...

Carved wooden chair closeup.

The Cook and the Curator

A chair’s taleThursday 27 April 2017

The Sydney Culture Essays media launch with Premier Gladys Berejiklian

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Heritage in the City's FutureFriday 21 April 2017

Threads of connection

Eat Your History
Stories & Recipes from Australian Kitchens
An Edwardian Summer
Sydney & beyond through the lens of Arthur Wigram Allen
Public Sydney
Drawing the City
Lloyd Rees
Painting with pencil 1930-36

 

Houses & Museums

Australia's finest interior
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
John Macarthur's domain
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
A World Heritage Australian convict site
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Law and order
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Home to four generations of women
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
Modern architecture in a historic place
NEXT OPEN Monday
29 May 2017
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
NEXT OPEN Sunday
28 May 2017
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
NEXT OPEN Tuesday
30 May 2017
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Restaurants, cafes & tearooms

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Shops

Visit one of our shops while you're visiting some of our houses and museums or shop online.