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Step into the dark side of Sydney's past with a visit to a historic police and court building (1856 -1886) that once imposed authority on Sydney's unruly waterfront. Explore the building's atmospheric interior - heavy …


Nutcote is the beautiful harbourside home of May Gibbs (1877-1969), Australia's foremost children's author and illustrator and best known today for her iconic story The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot & Cuddlepie. …


The Powerhouse Museum, Australia's largest and most popular museum, is located in Darling Harbour, Sydney. Its unique and diverse collection of 385,000 objects spans history, science, technology, design, industry, …


Sexton's Cottage, once used for laying out bodies prior to burial, was restored and turned into a museum in 1984. It houses resources for researching the history of the cemetery and those buried there. …


Discover the next generation of Australian fashion designers at Student Fashion, opening at Powerhouse Museum 27 March. The exhibition will showcases outfits from top students from four Sydney-based fashion design …



Located in the heart of The Rocks, Susannah Place is a rare surviving example of a simple working-class terrace. Built in 1844, by Irish immigrants and continuously occupied until 1990 this typically English terrace was …


The Sydney Jewish Museum is dedicated to documenting and teaching the story of the Holocaust. It also examines the history, culture and traditions of Jews in Australia. For more information: visit the …


For the first time in Australia, be transported back to solve mysteries in the tradition of master detective Sherlock Holmes. Enter Sherlock’s world and explore the study of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, …


See the works of legendary Australian photographer Harold Cazneaux (1878-1953) and explore a bygone era of Sydney Harbour in this photographic exhibition ‘Through a different lens: Cazneaux by the water’ at …


Take a journey into the secret places of the world around us. Witness the extraordinary talent of photographers who travel to the ends of the earth to capture the fleeting moments that say so much about the majesty of …