Alan Evans poses in an armchair, c1927

Sydney Lockdown

CSL&RC Reopening 20 October 2021Monday 11 October 2021

The CSL&RC is reopening on Wednesday 20 October. Visitors must make a booking, please refer to our library page for access information.

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21/ACP054 Curator, City MuseumsWednesday 6 October 2021

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History Extension Online Seminar


The Project: History Extension Online Seminar 2021Thursday 14 October 2021

We are thrilled to announce bookings are now open for our online History Extension seminar, presented in partnership with the State Library of NSW.

Shand Kydd decorative scheme 1940


Colour in the Australian HomeThursday 14 October 2021

CSL&RC Curator Michael Lech shares resources from the Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection to uncover a ‘riot’ of colour used in Australian homes of the past.

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Hospitality Partner Opportunity at Museum of SydneyWednesday 13 October 2021

A rare opportunity awaits a strategic & innovative restauranteur, catering and hospitality service provider at the Museum of Sydney.

Vaucluse House


COVID-19 updateFriday 8 October 2021

Sydney Living Museums is delighted to announce that we are reopening some of our museums and historic houses from Monday 11 October, with the safety and wellbeing of visitors and staff our foremost priority.