Student holding convict bricks at Hyde Park Barracks


Learning programs return in Term 1Thursday 18 November 2021

We are thrilled to announce bookings are now open for selected onsite learning programs in Term 1, 2022.We look forward to welcoming students and teachers back to our museums and historic houses for our immersive...

How to Move a Zoo installation.


How to move a giant green elephantTuesday 16 November 2021

Learning team filming at Rouse Hill Estate.


Uncovering new perspectives from Rouse Hill EstateFriday 5 November 2021

The SLM Learning team have been busy working on a new project in collaboration with curator Dr Scott Hill.

Installation view of Paradise on Earth


Connecting through collective givingWednesday 3 November 2021

Following the success of the exhibition Paradise on Earth (Museum of Sydney, November 2020 – April 2021), exploring the life and work of artist and architect Marion Mahony Griffin, a giving circle was formed to support SLM’s wide-ranging architecture and design program.

Occasional table designed by Emery Reeves 1957


Library Treasures on Display at Museum of SydneyMonday 1 November 2021

Enjoy some of our textile, furniture, print and manuscript collection now on display in ‘Collected: Sydney Living Museums Acquisitions’.

Cover the New Lancers Quadrille by Charles D'Albert


Decorative Sheet Music Covers OnlineThursday 28 October 2021

Discover the surprising range of design styles both in Australia and overseas as we digitise this format in our collections.