IMPORTANT VISITOR INFORMATION REGARDING COVID-19

We are currently closed but we will reopen our doors on 22 June 2020. The Museum will be observing strict social distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19.

Learn More

Undiscovered provides a contemporary Indigenous perspective of European settlement in Australia

Learn More

Stories of Australia's iconic sailing people.

Learn More

Challenging, Thrilling, Racing - Sydney to Hobart 75 Years 

Learn More

30 Nov 2019 - 28 Feb 2020

Sydney to Hobart 75 Years

Life at home in a world at war.

Learn More

30 Oct 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Capturing the Home Front

Celebrating the unique practice of Tasmanian Aboriginal shell stringing

Learn More

31 Aug 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Kanalaritja

Discover science, technology & exploration.

Learn More

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

Learn More

26 Jul 2019 - 02 Feb 2020

Bligh - Hero or Villain?

Visual artworks created by students from Sydney public schools.

Learn More

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. 

Learn More

A collection of drawings featuring unique outrigger canoes from the Solomon Seas.

Learn More