IMPORTANT VISITOR INFORMATION

In the interest of public health and safety and as a precaution the museum, along with many other cultural institutions in Australia, will be temporarily closed until further notice. The closure takes effect from 9am on the 24th of March 2020.

All public programs and events up until Sunday 3 May 2020 have also been cancelled or postponed.

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Join the Elysium team on a breathtaking visual journey through the Arctic wilderness.

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Free outdoor exhibition

Elysium Arctic

An Australian in 1930s Kuwait.

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Stories of Australia's iconic sailing people.

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Challenging, Thrilling, Racing - Sydney to Hobart 75 Years 

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30 Nov 2019 - 28 Feb 2020

Sydney to Hobart 75 Years

Celebrating the unique practice of Tasmanian Aboriginal shell stringing

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31 Aug 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Kanalaritja

Life at home in a world at war.

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30 Oct 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Capturing the Home Front

Discover science, technology & exploration.

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A new exhibition challenging the popularly held stereotype of one of history’s most infamous figures.

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26 Jul 2019 - 02 Feb 2020

Bligh - Hero or Villain?

Visual artworks created by students from Sydney public schools.

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21 Nov 2019 - 28 Jan 2020

Koori Art Expressions 2019

This panel display highlights shipwrecks of national, regional and local importance. Australia has over 11,000 shipwrecks - that’s roughly one wreck for every three kilometres of coastline. 

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