In line with NSW Health advice, the AM remains temporarily closed to the public. Follow us on social media to receive the latest updates regarding reopening. We look forward to seeing you online and hopefully onsite again soon.
In the meantime, we encourage visitors to explore our online content hub, AM Inside Out, which offers fun activities for kids at home, fascinating stories and other ways to engage online with the AM’s collections, scientists and other programs.
The Australian Museum has something for everyone to enjoy
Looking for things to do in Sydney this week or weekend? The Australian Museum is Australia’s first museum, and home to a collection of over 18 million objects and specimens.
One of Sydney’s premiere cultural institutions, the Museum hosts world class exhibitions, events and programs. Discover the diversity of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures in our First Australian's galleries, meet 400 birds and beasts in Wild Planet, and lose yourself in the globally-significant exhibition 200 Treasures of the Australian Museum.
For things to do in Sydney, visit the Australian Museum exhibition and event calendar for a jaw-dropping adventure of discovery.
Open all week and weekend!