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Membership unlocks the past, present and future at Museums of History NSW

Become a member of Museums of History NSW to access fantastic year-round benefits and to celebrate the stories of our people and places. Members enjoy exclusive events, experiences, discounts and priority access to tickets.

Members also provide critical support for the important work we do in the preservation of our state’s most significant historic houses, museums, gardens and collections.

Year-round benefits

  • Members-only events and experiences across all our properties and programs
  • Members Hour at all our properties
  • 20% discount on a range of events, including school holiday programs
  • Pre-sale and priority access to tickets
  • Reserved seating at events
  • Members are first to know with regular eNews
  • Exclusive giveaways and offers
  • 10% discount at all our cafes and restaurants
  • 10% discount at all our retail shops, including online
  • Free shipping until 30 September 2023 when shopping online
  • Membership includes benefits for up to four children (aged 18 or younger) when accompanied by the member
  • Benefits from our friends at Museum of Brisbane, Transport Heritage, Museum Discovery Centre, Opera Australia, Art Monthly, Dendy and Deadhouse Productions. Find out more here

Our membership levels provides greater flexibility and convenience with automatic renewal options. For more information see our FAQ.

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Benefits for one adult and up to four children, from $75. Join/renew here

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Member + One

Benefits for two adults and up to four children, from $135. Join/renew here

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Current offers

Your chance to own art by Gerwyn Davies, valued at $6,400!

Every member who joins or renews until 30 June 2023* has a chance to win a signed print of Meroogal from Iridescent by Gerwyn Davies, and to meet the talented artist. Join or renew here.

*Every new and renewed membership from 20 December 2022 until 30 June 2023.

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Design of square and circle shapes with eyes
16 June, 5pm-9pm
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After Dark: Belonging

Join us for a thought-provoking discussion and interactive performances as speakers and artists explore what it means to belong in a multicultural society such as Australia

Fireworks above the Opera House on the night of the official opening, before the commencement of the opening concert. October 20th 1973.
30 June, 5pm
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Members Preview: The People’s House: Sydney Opera House at 50

Members only preview of The People’s House: Sydney Opera House at 50, a new exhibition celebrating five decades of its unforgettable moments

Visitors viewing the History Reflected exhibition at the Museum of Sydney
1 July, 9am-10am
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Members Hour: Museum of Sydney

Celebrate the very first Members Hour, kicking off at the Museum of Sydney with a light morning tea, plus activities for ‘mini’ members

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Eat Your History publication photography at Elizabeth Farm
18 June, 10am & 1pm

Country Women's Association Masterclass

Join us for a special masterclass at Vaucluse House with the Country Women’s Association (CWA)

Murmurations. Commission: Tony Albert and Angela Tiatia
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Artists Tony Albert and Angela Tiatia have teamed up with creatives Lille Madden, Alina Olivares-Panucci and Corin Ileto

Young visitor at PlayScapes at the Museum of Sydney
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A physical and digital playground developed in collaboration with Junior Major and Beastman

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Members Office

Phone: 02 8072 4515

Bookings Office

Phone: 02 8239 2211

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