Our star attraction in the heart of the precinct.

You'll love this unique space overlooking Sydney's city skyline, Cockle Bay and King Street Wharf with its combination of beautiful exhibition, stunning outdoor areas and superb waterfront location.

The Ben Lexcen Terrace is our star attraction in the heart of the museum's precinct - an expansive range of 11 venues with a capacity for 10 to 2,500 people. Offering spectacular city skyline & harbourside views, an event on this spacious rooftop terrace guarantees glamour. Ideal for cocktail functions, pre-dinner drinks, it's a versatile space that's perfect for your next unique or exclusive event, conference or product launch.

This space is often used in conjunction with the Lighthouse Gallery.


  • Cocktails: Up to 400
  • Banquet: Up to 270


  • Award-winning caterer Sydney Restaurant Group
  • Elevated aspect
  • Spectacular city skyline/harbour views
  • Perfect for exhibitions/ registration/ catering/ cocktails
  • Frameless glass balustrade
  • Open-air covered venues
  • Indoor-outdoor terrace