Museum of Sydney

Opening hours


Daily | 10am–5pm

Shop open during museum hours or shop online today

Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day

Free entry

We recommend that you pre-book tickets online before your visit.

Eat & drink

This Way Canteen

  • Monday to Friday, 7am–4pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 9am–4pm

Things to remember

  • No cloaking is provided at this time.
  • You are welcome to take photos except where signs indicate there are restrictions on photographing specific works and objects.
  • Professional camera equipment, including tripods, lighting etc, is not allowed inside unless you have organised permission beforehand. For more information please view our Photography conditions of use.
  • Hand sanitiser is available for the safety and wellbeing of our visitors, members, staff and volunteers.
  • Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Members get more: access exclusive experiences and events, 20% off public programs plus 10% off at our shops and cafes. Learn more

Angled shot of The Mint verandah showing the Bullion Store-branded A-frame and window apron signage while customers sit at the tables.

Eat & drink

Our distinctive collection of outstanding properties offers the perfect combination of dining, ambience, culture and history

Members photoshoot at Rouse Hill Estate

Members get more

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