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Elizabeth Farm Sydney, Australia 6.8 mi away
#20 of 102 Museums in Sydney
Beautiful historic homestead, great place to spend a couple of hours, guided tours available, our tour guide a lady named Gay was very friendly and knowledgeable, open 10am, but closed Monday & Tuesday, nice littl...
And to compliment your visit, there are great restaurants and cafe's in Parramatta, which is a bit of a hidden gem for most visitors who only see central Sydney.
White Rabbit Gallery Sydney, Australia 9.7 mi away
#4 of 102 Museums in Sydney
This ins on of the real cultural gems in Sydney - a lovely private modern art gallery featuring Chinese contemporary art.
There is a nice gift shop with unusual stock, as well as an excellent tea room, with a broad selection of delicate teas and other beverages.
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Powerhouse Museum Sydney, Australia 9.8 mi away
#7 of 102 Museums in Sydney
So much to see at this Museum, and love the special events they have all year round - walking distance to city, and Darling Harbour, so very easy access and fun, fun, fun for all the family
Although often described as a science museum, the Powerhouse has a diverse collection encompassing all sorts of technology including decorative arts, science, communication, transport, costume, furniture, media, c...
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ATTY Gallery Sydney, Australia 10.8 mi away
#1 of 102 Museums in Sydney
Charming versions of Australia's amazing animals...stacked charmers - ours is a giraffe with a koala with a cockatoo - looks great on our wall and makes me smile every time I see it, remembering the Rocks, the Sun...
Graham was fantastic to deal with and made the adoption easy, so much so, we accidentally adopted 2! We finally have these beautiful pieces in our home and we have two amazing new family members to come home to.
Australian National Maritime Museum Sydney, Australia 10.0 mi away
#5 of 102 Museums in Sydney
Lastly a must see "the escape from Pompeii - the untold Roman rescue" featuring a 3D film in a day in Pompeii, and jewellery, ceramics, sculptures and frescoes from Pompeii on display.
This is an excellent display of Australia's Maritime History the museum in its self is quite impressive and interesting however the boats and submarine are just genius they add another level to an already amazing...
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#1 of 1 Museums in Rydalmere
Its timeline of history over 200 years is fascinating leading to its current occupation by the Whitlam Institute which means it has a great exhibition on the great man himself.
All 20 Probus members enjoyed this venue and most wished we could have spent much longer when we discovered the additional wealth of information available within the Gough Whitlam exhibition and current photograph...
#2 of 5 Museums in Parramatta
Situated in well maintained beautiful historical buildings close to Parramatta Railway Station, the NSW Lancers site with its historical buildings, parade ground and memorial museum is a well organised and maintai...
In four rooms, you can see artefacts relating to: * the Boer War -- the first overseas military engagement of Australians; * World War One -- including weapons and items seized on the battlefield; * World War Two...
#1 of 1 Museums in Casula
There are meeting rooms, a theatre, movies, art works on display, temporary exhibitions and numerous things to see and do.
The gallery is an amazing venue in itself and the gardens have some gems through it by the river.
Sydney Observatory Sydney, Australia 10.6 mi away
#6 of 102 Museums in Sydney
- Great view of Harbour Bridge and waters - Great spot for picnics and photos - Free entry to Sydney Observatory and exhibits on astronomy - Clean toilets at Sydney Observatory - Allow 1-2 hours to roam around at...
We took the night tour and got to see Saturn's Ring and many other star clusters thanks to the weather and also of course our guide, Nathan, for being so patient, helpful and informative on letting everyone in our...
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Anzac Memorial Sydney, Australia 10.5 mi away
#10 of 102 Museums in Sydney
You can get in the other side, and the views of the memorial statues etc. are wonderful You'll be happy you did this, and so will the WW1 and other soldiers you are memorializing.
It was important to us to visit this memorial, as the World War l Battle of Gallipoli is so important an event in Australian History and is highly significant to the people of Australia.
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Susannah Place Sydney, Australia 10.7 mi away
#8 of 102 Museums in Sydney
One thing I loved was that this is right near the weekend markets, contemporary art museums, and other modern tourist attractions, but it's like a little hidden gem where you step back in time.
It makes a very good contrast to see the opulence of Elizabeth Bay House and compare it with these working class cottages.There is an obligatory guided tour of the small row of old terrace houses and the tour is v...
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Carriageworks Sydney, Australia 9.1 mi away
#19 of 102 Museums in Sydney
If you live in Sydney or visiting from overseas, try and see an amazing Art installation at Carriage works, ( it's free ) Wilson St, Redfern, by the African American artist Nick Cave.
Open and airy with natural lighting, also the lack of white walls makes it feel more accessible than traditional galleries.
Sydney Jewish Museum Sydney, Australia 11.0 mi away
#2 of 102 Museums in Sydney
This gem of a Jewish Museum does an elegant and intelligent job of introducing an overview of recent Jewish history and culture with a focus on Sydney’s particular Jewish community and contribution.
The Sydney Jewish Museum was a moving and important place to visit when in Sydney - the history of the Jewish diaspora both worldwide and in Australia was excellently presented by knowledgeable guides - highly rec...
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Observatory Hill Sydney, Australia 10.5 mi away
#11 of 102 Museums in Sydney
We stayed at the magnificent Langham Hotel, which is only a few steps away and then enjoyed a pleasant stroll through The Rocks area as we headed towards Circular Quay, where we dined at one of the outdoor eaterie...
The view from Observatory Hill is spectacular and there are 3 or 4 pubs close by offering great food and drinks.
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Hyde Park Barracks Sydney, Australia 10.7 mi away
#9 of 102 Museums in Sydney
We are Australians.. did convict history all through school..this was a BRILLIANT interactive museum... we both learnt a lot... do your kids a favour go there with a school aged child... it is loads of fun learnin...
An excellent museum with explanations and presentations which give a real insight into both Sydney's early history and the reality of convict life for those who were transported.
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Art Gallery of New South Wales Sydney, Australia 11.0 mi away
#3 of 102 Museums in Sydney
Although I have little knowledge of current Australian politicians or celebrities, I found the portraits interesting for the Archibald prize and I also enjoyed the landscapes and sculptures by indigenous artists e...
I like visiting the museum as it’s: - easily accessible - Gorgeous exterior & interior - free entry & most of its exhibits are free If you’re in the area, near Hyde Park, St Mary Cathedral, State Library, include...
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Sydney Bus Museum Leichhardt, Australia 7.7 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Leichhardt
The museum itself is excellent - well laid out, lots of information plaques and of particular interest was a small exhibit on the role of buses during WW2.
The buses seem to cover all periods of Sydney bus history and they are kept in very good condition and you can look inside most of them, plus there are very knowledgeable volunteers running the place.
#1 of 1 Museums in Gymea
Great art classes and shows Love the Jewellery making and kids classes Arts and crafts great for school holidays and weekend fun and great garden setting and love the cafe to unwind or get a great coffee
This is a beautiful spot in the shire to spend an hour or so wandering the artworks and garden then tempted by the delicious food available at the cafe.
Madame Tussauds Sydney Sydney, Australia 10.1 mi away
#15 of 102 Museums in Sydney
They really are done very well and it is a large enough exhibit without being exhausting , you have everything from world leaders to sporting stars , some unique Australian icons , along with film and music stars .
Was pleasantly surprised by how many exhibits are in there and how interactive it is with being able to be photographed beside the models and able to step into some scenes, would highly recommend this as a must do...
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The Rocks Discovery Museum Sydney, Australia 10.8 mi away
#12 of 102 Museums in Sydney
This unique museum about the Warrane, Colony,port and transformations to present day welcomes the tourists and provides an in-depth history of The Rocks... Exhibition highlights - rearrange the artefacts to create...
... is a little gem of a spot, so if history and information turn you on, Google them up and wind your way here for a great kick off to any visit to the Rocks/circular quay Close to all other museums and attractions.
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Fairfield City Museum Fairfield 6.9 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Fairfield
so much history well worth seeing has old buildings so you can appreciate life in the 1800's needs more parking spaces but art gallery is cool.
Liverpool Regional Museum Liverpool 6.9 mi away
#2 of 2 Museums in Liverpool
Sydney Tramway Museum Loftus 8.8 mi away
#1 of 1 Museums in Loftus
They have a very large barn with a great many trams and buses through the era including one of the original steam tram locomotives that pulled unpowered cars, trams from Germany and a double decker trolley bus fro...
Great set up! Worth a visit...go back in Sydney’s history and explore the museum and ride the restored trams.
Australian Museum Sydney, Australia 10.7 mi away
#14 of 102 Museums in Sydney
Brilliant museum, with something for everyone - Indigenous artefacts and stories, S. Pacific artefacts, Australian animals both current and extinct (including amazing extinct megafauna), dangerous Australian anima...
It was first conceived and developed along the contemporary European model of an encyclopaedic warehouse of cultural and natural history and features collections of vertebrate and invertebrate zoology, as well as...
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#3 of 5 Museums in Parramatta
We visited this fantastic historic building in the heart of Parramatta and were warmly greeted by some friendly and helpful volunteers who guided us through the museum.
The displays are great and authentic; all related to the history of Parramatta Hospital and the building.
Justice & Police Museum Sydney, Australia 10.9 mi away
#13 of 102 Museums in Sydney
The best way to pay is to get the museum pass for $24 that allows you to visit multiple museums (including Hyde Park Barracks, Elizabeth Bay House, Museum of Sydney, etc. - as well as this museum).You can walk aro...
Delighted to find it had a common pass ticket for $24 (valid 28 days), with several other museums on my list - a bargain.
Parramatta Heritage Centre Parramatta 7.6 mi away
#4 of 5 Museums in Parramatta
Brett Whiteley Studio Sydney, Australia 10.5 mi away
#18 of 102 Museums in Sydney
... some wonderful insights into Brett, Wendy and the way they continue to keep this most important Australian artist relevant well done Alex, was great to meet you and you added so much to our visit, thank you).
We really enjoyed seeing , finally, the real thing..his bird art is beautiful and by far my most favourite.
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Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney, Australia 10.8 mi away
#16 of 102 Museums in Sydney
I always go here when there is a new exhibition I love this place it's always full of helpful staff and great art it's a quite place for to go just off the busy harbour and it has great views of the Opera house th...
The Museum is literally a few seconds away from Circular Quay railway station, on the ferry wharf where Sydney's ferries come and go continuously and where you can often see ocean liners docked, right at its doors...
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