Discover stories behind the latest exhibitions, fascinating explorations into maritime science and archaeology, and the surprising details of what happens inside (and outside) a modern working museum.

23 Sep 2016

A world of wildlife: From the desk of Bailey

12 Sep 2016

Harold Cazneaux: Fame and family
Sydney Harbour scenes: boy on a raft by Harold Cazneaux, 1905. ANMM Collection. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by Anne Christoffersen, in memory of the artist. ANMM Collection 00054641.

29 Aug 2016

A working harbour: Waterfront change through Cazneaux’s ‘seeing eye’

06 Jul 2016

Treasures of the American Collection

22 Jun 2016

Look to the horizon: Why latitude was easier to find than longitude

09 Jun 2016

Time in motion: capturing the clockmaker's art

08 Jun 2016

Where on earth are you? A beginners guide to longitude

31 May 2016

Songlines: The art of navigating the Indigenous world

19 Apr 2016

Lost at Sea: Finding Longitude with Ships, Clocks & Stars