We're building a better museum

We are closed to the public to enable our major renovation, Project Discover.

Temporary closure
until mid-2020

Museum Renovation
Closed to the public
until mid-2020
Where to find us
1 William Street
Sydney NSW 2010

Tutankhamun: Treasures of the Golden Pharaoh

150 original artefacts - final world tour! Discover the glittering treasures of Tutankhamun at this absolute must-see show.

Early 2021

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019

The stunning beauty of our natural world is once again on display, taking place in 2019 at the Powerhouse Museum in Ultimo.

Offsite - Powerhouse Museum

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