News

Older woman in front of exhibition display.

Exhibition

Family connectionMonday 2 March 2020

One of the first visitors to our new interactive family exhibition at the Museum of Sydney had a more personal connection than most.

Visitors reading label in front of vehicles on display.

Collections

Uncover the collection: Museums Discovery CentreMonday 2 March 2020

With free entry every weekend, interactive and educational programs for children of all ages during the school holidays, community events throughout the year, and a range of tours available, the Museums Discovery Centre (MDC) offers something for everyone!

Man with artwork of gravel in shapes of broad arrow and emu prints on darker gravel with barracks window behind.

 

Q&A: Jonathan JonesMonday 2 March 2020

The artist’s major new installation at the Hyde Park Barracks inspires visitors to consider the dual history of this important site.

Scan from photo print

Hyde Park Barracks

Rats the 'first curators' at Hyde Park Barracks: ABC NewsThursday 20 February 2020

A colour image showing two people looking at what look like projected images on curved screens showing the ocean.

Hyde Park Barracks

How SLM is changing the way we look at history: The GuardianThursday 20 February 2020

Jonathan Jones and untitled (maraong manaóuwi) at the Hyde Park Barracks

Hyde Park Barracks

Emu Print or Broad Arrow: LimelightThursday 20 February 2020

Archaeology objects

Interpretation

An Archaeological WorkshopMonday 17 February 2020

SLM has been working with the team from Thylacine preparing archaeological objects for display at Hyde Park Barracks. The temporary CSL&RC workshop has been a hive of activity and the results so far are stunning!

Marion Hall Best Bathurst

Travelling Exhibitions

Marion Hall Best Opens in BathurstWednesday 12 February 2020

Marion Hall Best Interiors opened at the Bathurst Regional Art Gallery on 7 February. The exhibition, which runs until March 22, includes furniture, textiles, blinds, rugs, lighting, photographs and designs that highlight Best’s lifetime achievements.