Front of brick three storey building with bellcote and clock visible.

Hyde Park Barracks

UNESCO World Heritage-listed convict site

Located in the historic precinct of Macquarie Street, in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, this elegant 1819 building was designed by the architect Francis Greenway as accommodation for his fellow convicts.

Hyde Park Barracks Museum. Photo © Douglas Riley for Sydney Living Museums

Stay tuned for venue hire options coming soon to Hyde Park Barracks.

We offer multiple unique event spaces throughout Sydney including Museum of Sydney, The Mint and the Justice & Police Museum all located a short walk from the Hyde Park Barracks.

Please contact our Venues Team to discuss your event needs or find out more about our venues here.

Event Spaces




Museum of Sydney 500 130
The Mint 250 100
Justice & Police Museum 130 100

Photo © James Horan Photography

Museum of Sydney

Located just moments from the Hyde Park Barracks, The Museum of Sydney boasts beautifully-designed and purpose build event spaces perfect for cocktail and dinner events for up to 500 guests.

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Photo © Penelope Beveridge for Sydney Living Museums

The Mint

Located next door to the Hyde Park Barracks, The Mint offers stunning indoor and outdoor spaces perfect for cocktail and dinner events for up to 250 guests.  Surrounded by stunning sandstone, this unique space is perfect for your next event.

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Photo © Sydney Living Museums

Justice & Police Museum

Located in close proximity to Circular Quay, enjoy the character-filled Justice & Police Museum, providing a unique backdrop for your event, perfect for cocktail and dinner events for up to 300 guests.

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Contact us

Get in touch

To discuss marquee events, please contact our friendly team.

Venue Sales Coordinator
Sydney Living Museums Venues
The Mint, 10 Macquarie Street
Sydney, NSW 2000

Enquiry form

Please complete our Enquiry Form to discuss your event needs with our team.