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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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Weddings

Yes to loveTuesday 6 February 2018

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Home + Architecture

Continuing the Creative PastThursday 1 February 2018

In 2017, first-year UTS Interior Architecture students worked with Sydney Living Museums to design a new creative hub in The Rocks, Sydney.

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The Cook and the Curator

Boom crash bunyaThursday 25 January 2018

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The Cook and the Curator

Of Bocuse and butterThursday 25 January 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
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
NEXT OPEN Saturday
03 March 2018
Modern architecture in a historic place
NEXT OPEN Monday
26 February 2018
On the site of first Government House
OPEN TODAY
10AM-5PM
Iconic mid 20th-century design
OPEN TODAY
10AM-4PM
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
27 February 2018
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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.