What's on

PlayScapes

A physical and digital playground developed in collaboration with Junior Major and Beastman

17 December 2022 – 4 June 2023
Museum of Sydney
Corner Phillip and Bridge streets, Sydney NSW 2000. Phone +61 2 9251 5988

Museum of Sydney

Corner Phillip and Bridge streets, Sydney NSW 2000. Phone +61 2 9251 5988
  • Cafe
  • Wheelchair accessible
Plan your visit
  • 17 December 2022 – 4 June 2023

Exhibitions & more

Close up of hands weaving a spiral out of dried raffia.
On now
Featured exhibition

The Weaving Room

These drop-in workshops celebrate the history and diversity of First Nations weaving traditions in NSW. Hear from Elders and artists about their traditional weaving practices and create your own piece to take home

1947 photo showing cars on driving along the Sydney Harbour Bridge
On now
Featured exhibition

Sydney Snapshots

Highlights from a treasure-trove of images taken by the NSW Government Printing Office Photographic Branch

Exterior of Meroogal with Jacaranda trees in bloom
On now
Featured exhibition

Meroogal Women’s Art Prize

The biennial Meroogal Women’s Art Prize, now in its 19th year

Events

Chief Secretary's building in Sydney, undated
24 February, 10.30am
Online talk

Webinar: Colonial Secretary letters received, 1826-1896

This webinar will explore how to search the index to the records, what you may find and how to access the records

Mausoleum, Vaucluse House
16 February 2023
Tour

Members tour: Wentworth Mausoleum at Vaucluse House

Join us for a Members only walking tour to the rarely opened Wentworth Mausoleum and learn about William Charles Wentworth’s extravagant 1873

Forage to Feast with Diego Bonetto and Marnee Fox, edible weeds basket
19 March, 10am
Tour

Forage to feast at Vaucluse House

Join us for a seasonal, edible adventure with renowned forager and environmental educator Diego Bonetto and stylist and weed convert Marnee Fox

Events

The facade of the Hyde Park Barracks featuring 'Love that dares', a projected artwork by Jacqui North.
22-26 February, 5pm
Festival

Queer in Warrane

Celebrate Sydney WorldPride at the Hyde Park Barracks

Dave Barnett performing a Traditional Indigenous dance at the Eel Festival at Elizabeth Farm
12 March, 10am
Festival

Eel Festival 2023

Discover First Nations history of Parramatta, on Darug Country

Treasured Textiles workshop images
25 March, 10am
Workshop

Treasured textiles workshop

Join Melinda Young for an artist talk at Meroogal and a hands-on textiles and jewellery workshop

Touring exhibitions

Girl with superimposed illustration of aeroplane and clouds
Now on tour
Touring exhibition

On the Move

Now on tour

Black and white photo of two women in street.
For hire
Touring exhibition

Street Photography

This exhibition is available for hire

A hard-hat diver prepares to enter the water from the side of a punt. 1930s-1980s.
For hire
Touring exhibition

A Thousand Words

This exhibition is available for hire

How Cities Work illustration.
For hire
Touring exhibition

How cities work

This exhibition is available for hire

Patsy Neill (or Niell), Special Photograph number D96, 12 August 1929, Central Police Station
For hire
Touring exhibition

Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties

This exhibition is available for hire

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For hire
Touring exhibition

Captured: Portraits of Crime, 1870 – 1930

This exhibition is available for hire