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

Photo © James Horan Photography

Marquee events

With its elegant 1819 building as your backdrop, host your next marquee event in the southern courtyard of Hyde Park Barracks.

Seated: 300
Cocktail: 600

Photo © Claudia Milunsky for Sydney Living Museums


Host your wedding ceremony in the stunning southern courtyard and dance the night away in a beautiful marquee with the elegant Hyde Park Barracks building as your backdrop.

Ceremony capacity: 60  guests
Reception marquee capacities:
Seated: 300 
Cocktail: 600

Eat & Drink

Our onsite hospitality partner is Pearl Catering. In collaboration with celebrated chef – Christine Manfield, Pearl’s team of restaurant and catering professionals bring a true commitment to event management, creativity and innovation. We also welcome Gold Licensed Caterers upon application. Please discuss your needs with our Venues Team.


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.