Deep storage at the Museums Discovery Centre

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Members event
Visit our deep storage repository not normally accessible to the public with Sarah-Jane Rennie, Head of Collections Care at Sydney Living Museums.

This is an opportunity to view our purpose-built collection store at the Museums Discovery Centre at Castle Hill and hear about what’s involved in moving a museum collection. Members will have the chance to see the great variety of material Sydney Living Museums holds in storage, including large rolled carpets, archaeological material from the first Government House, costumes from Meroogal, furniture from Rose Seidler House and artworks inspired by our collections.

Following the talk and tour, members can explore the Museums Discovery Centre at their leisure. The facility holds many treasures from the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Sydney Living Museums and the Australian Museum.

The visit involves some walking, so please wear comfortable shoes.

Tea/coffee will be provided.

Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

Member: $5

Member's Guest: $15

When & Where

Thursday 17 May 2018 11AM–12.30PM

Museums Discovery Centre

172 Showground Road, Castle Hill NSW 2154

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