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Extending the olive branchTuesday 1 May 2018

Two actors dressed as convicts in doorway of guardhouse

Hyde Park Barracks

Budding actors set for Convict EscapadesWednesday 18 April 2018

We’re extremely excited to work with theatre production company Action Atelier to provide teenage actors the opportunity to develop their skills and perform to a public audience, alongside professional actors in Convict Escapades at Hyde Park Barracks Museum these holidays.

 

A frozen dinner, 1875 styleThursday 12 April 2018

Children in hammocks room.

Media release

Media release: Convict EscapadesWednesday 11 April 2018

Two carved timber furniture legs

Library Display

New Library DisplaysThursday 29 March 2018

Two new displays in the Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection showcase an original range of artist-designed Australian textiles, and the work of a 1930s student cabinetmaker.

Bronze sculptures of birds installed on the roof of museum.

Museum of Sydney

Art at the Museum of SydneyMonday 26 March 2018

British artist Tracey Emin has created a new public artwork specifically for Sydney.

Small bronze sculpture of bird on stone wall with street and pedestrians in background.

Museum of Sydney

Tracey Emin's birds land at Museum of Sydney [SMH]Friday 23 March 2018