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Australian Museum

Museum, Science Museum, and Art Museum
Darlinghurst, Sydney
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  • Rosalie O.
    "Strongly recommend you visit Jurassic Lounge on a Tuesday night!"(7 Tips)
    Mark C.
    "Check out this years Wildlife Photographer exhibition"(3 Tips)
    Fan Y.
    "the dinosaur exhibits were AWESOME!"(3 Tips)
    Mary D.
    "Aztecs exhibition was super entertaining :) Museums can be fun!"(2 Tips)
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  • Demi P.
    Demi PoonJanuary 9
    Kids totally loved it here. Very engaging and informative. Will definitely back for the coffee too!
  • ᴺᵃˢᶦʳ ᴬᶫᵂᵃʰᶦᵇ
    i like this place because it talks about original australian culture
  • Lisa M.
    Lisa MargheritaJune 7, 2016
    Nice place when is rainy outside. Coffe place at the 4th floor + wifi
  • Lady H.
    Lady HobolinaFebruary 14, 2016
    This place is bigger than you'd expect. Heaps of floors to keep you going for a long while!
  • Jonathan C.
    Jonathan ChooJuly 7, 2015
    Lovely view from the roof terrace
  • Jennifer E.
    Jennifer EvansJune 11, 2015
    Great event with beautiful views at night of Sydney.
  • Feisal F.
    Feisal FeiMarch 5, 2015
    Went to Aztec Exhibition. Attractive lay out and comprehensive information.
  • Oliver M.
    Oliver MagroJanuary 31, 2015
    My favourite permanent exhibition had to be the Indigenous section. The Inca exhibition was in town - worth visiting.
  • Jackson T.
    Jackson TsaiJanuary 21, 2015
    Located near the cook & Phillip aquatic center, great collection of works
  • Mary D.
    Mary DrobotNovember 26, 2014
    Aztecs exhibition was super entertaining :) Museums can be fun!
  • Nora Z.
    Nora ZulkifliNovember 22, 2014
    A bit pricey but tons of good exhibits and gorgeous architecture. Definitely recommend it!
  • Duncan P.
    Duncan PJOctober 19, 2014
    They trying to raise money by setting up a dinosaur fossil display. How will it work?Remains to be seen
  • Rachel
    RachelAugust 10, 2014
    So glad I stopped here! Great for kids and adults! Excellent exhibits teach about Australia's natural history.
  • Em T.
    Em ToshackJuly 15, 2014
    Jurassic lounge appears to be seasonal - check before you get excited about going!
  • Leigh B.
    Leigh BentleyMay 25, 2014
    Go see the Wildlife Photography exhibition
  • Dion D.
    Dion DicelloMay 15, 2014
    Was gonna go here cause me and freinds are disability pensioners and it was free now it's 8$ so we aren't going unhappy but it has to be done.
  • Nadim S.
    Nadim SharbeanApril 27, 2014
    Great interactive exhibits that superbly manage to keep the kids engaged.
  • Georgina H.
    Georgina HApril 10, 2014
    So so Aboriginal section best bit. But then I spoilt with London Museums.
  • Tony M.
    Tony MartinezApril 6, 2014
    Wear earplugs. The noise level from screaming kids reverberates and is magnified by the old walls and is deafening and inescapable.
  • Lilian F.
    Lilian FongMarch 1, 2014
    Fantastic tyrannosaurus exhibition although could have been longer
  • Sebastian O.
    Sebastian OstmanFebruary 28, 2014
    Museum's like this should really be free, like in London.
  • Giulio C.
    Giulio CJanuary 4, 2014
    Interesting exhibit. Great animation for kids. Bit too pricey
  • Sacha
    SachaDecember 27, 2013
    Same old exhibits since my last visit, 30 years ago. Time for a refresh, people! The stuffed animals are all rotten.
  • Amanda
    AmandaNovember 30, 2013
    Tyrannosaurs exhibition is very underwhelming
  • Melissa P.
    Melissa PrinceOctober 27, 2013
    This place is a bit boring if there aren't any good exhibitions.
  • Tracey N.
    Tracey NOctober 6, 2013
    Natural bistory type of museum. Really crap map of the layout. $12 to get in unless you are seeing a special exhibit. Close to st james or museum train station.
  • Alex C.
    Alex ColeSeptember 30, 2013
    So much to see & do. The kids really enjoyed it but adults can learn a lot here too. A must see if you are in Sydney
  • Fan Y.
    Fan YinSeptember 10, 2013
    the dinosaur exhibits were AWESOME!
  • Ognjen S.
    Ognjen SteticAugust 18, 2013
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year-Amazing!!!
  • Mike C.
    Mike CarrAugust 11, 2013
    Wildlife Photographer of the year worth checking out.
  • Michael G.
    Michael GrochowskiJuly 26, 2013
    very interesting, worth a day trip with kids!
  • Stephanie K.
    Stephanie KApril 29, 2013
    Brilliant museum for kids, so much for them to do, great on a rainy day. If you live in Sydney, then it's worth it to get a yearly membership.
  • Ben R.
    Ben RolnikApril 18, 2013
    Check out the exhibit!!
  • Filipe C.
    Filipe CardeiraMarch 12, 2013
    The children's play area is awesome.
  • André
    AndréFebruary 13, 2013
    Get a copy of "The official Sydney guide" at one of the tourist information stands before you come here, it contains a discount coupon. $8 instead of $12 in my case.
  • Paul A.
    Paul AveryJuly 7, 2012
    Come here for the awesome deep ocean exhibition, truely an awesome and interesting (as well as infornative) experience
  • Chris H.
    Chris HoskingFebruary 8, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Nuclear, it's pronounced; 'new-clee-ar'
  • Steve
    SteveFebruary 7, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Jurassic lounge fantastic idea worth attending
  • Chris H.
    Chris HoskingJanuary 31, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Please take your children with you. No refunds or exchanges.
  • Chris H.
    Chris HoskingJanuary 22, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    "Up and at them!"
  • Lynda K.
    Lynda KellyDecember 14, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    If russ checks in he gets a redundancy...
  • Citibank A.
    Citibank AustraliaOctober 10, 2011
    Join in as Chefs, food artisans and activists consider food future at talks, dinners, discussions and even a pedal-pushers’ tour in October as part of the CSIFF 2011. Read more
  • Citibank A.
    Citibank AustraliaOctober 10, 2011
    Talk food and eat it too! Demonstrations and discussions that give you the insider's view on the widest range of subjects; from cuts of meat to matching spices with wine, as part of the CSIFF 2011 Read more
  • Lynda K.
    Lynda KellySeptember 21, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    The staff meetings are riveting - an event not to be missed.
  • Vanessa V.
    Vanessa VAugust 23, 2011
    Come along fir the Jurassic Lounge experience & get into the jungle karaoke
  • Lynda K.
    Lynda KellyJuly 27, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Be sure to take an extra jumper/coat coz it's cold in there!
  • Golden Zone G.
    Golden Zone GolfJune 15, 2011
    Jurassic Lounge was super experience!!
  • Steve V.
    Steve VogelJune 10, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    However, I would like to note that since I've been mayor it seems to be working...
  • Adam S.
    Adam SmogurzewskiJune 1, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Restaurant associates can provide you with a memorable event in one of the many unique spaces. Great food, service and hospitality. They can even have celebrity chef Sean Connolly tailor your menu!
  • Iconic88
    Iconic88April 18, 2011
    Check out The Birds of Paradise exhibition! Osum history.
  • Steve V.
    Steve VogelApril 7, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    You can spend a lot of time in and around this venerable museum institution, working or otherwise!
  • Lynda K.
    Lynda KellyApril 6, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    It's usually broken!!
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin MasonMarch 22, 2011
    Show up for Jurassic lounge
  • Steve V.
    Steve VogelMarch 17, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Bring or send us images of any natural history specimens and we will endeavor to identify and inform!
  • Kevin M.
    Kevin MasonMarch 15, 2011
    Bodypainting at Jurassic lounge. The other entertainment was great! I got to go here during the day. Could spend hours here!
  • Rosalie O.
    Rosalie OdtojanMarch 8, 2011
    Strongly recommend you visit Jurassic Lounge on a Tuesday night!
  • Vorn
    VornFebruary 1, 2011
    http://www.jurassiclounge.com - DO THIS!
  • Mark C.
    Mark ConnollyJanuary 7, 2011
    Check out this years Wildlife Photographer exhibition
  • Mark B.
    Mark BanditOctober 12, 2010
    Hqlta
  • Chris L.
    Chris LangeluddeckeSeptember 22, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Life sized dinosaur puppets will be wandering the museum during the school holidays! 11am to 12:30pm, every day except Monday.
  • Matt L.
    Matt LongSeptember 11, 2010
    Another tip this time in Australia.
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddSeptember 7, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    They are having a big Halloween party on the night of 29 October, for families. Read more
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddSeptember 2, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Best place to go on a rainy day!
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddAugust 31, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    If u r a member pop in to the lounge for free tea and coffee. Lower ground floor.
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddAugust 19, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Today's bistro specials include braised beef cheeks, yum!
  • Chris C.
    Chris ChinchillaJune 10, 2010
    Has one of the best indigenous sections I've seen in Australian musuems
  • Zacky M.
    Zacky MaJune 5, 2010
    I don't think this is really a good place for adults...
  • Chanele M.
    Chanele MossApril 15, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Spend a night at the Australian Museum! Dinosnore - fun for the whole family, sleep in the dinosaur exhibition, watch a movie in the theatrette, do some crazy dinosaur craft! 27 aug, bookings 93206225
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddApril 15, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    If you are looking for something to do tonight why not go to the Australian Museum's William Street entrance for a talk on Sydney's Aboriginal Past, 6.30 for 7pm, $30 includes drinks
  • Serena T.
    Serena ToddApril 15, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Where I can access the Terrace Bar, sounds gr8!
  • Janet C.
    Janet CardingApril 15, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    If you want a brilliant exhibition for the kids then hurry, as Amazing Backyard Adventures must close soon
  • Hendra W.
    Hendra WongMarch 13, 2010
    Go to Australian Museum and enjoy the Dinosaur exhibit. Do not miss the giant T-rex bones and birds specimen.
  • Ben M.
    Ben MillarNovember 29, 2009
    avoid everything in the cafe except coffee and banana bread.
  • Russ W.
    Russ WeakleyNovember 20, 2009
    Been here 50+ times
    Pop in and check out the mummies. See if you can find Winny Saur Read more
  • Nao
    NaoMarch 12
    オーストラリアの歴史やアポリジニーに関する展示を期待していましたが、同じルーツを持つパプアニューギニアの文化についての展示が少しありましたが、野生動物や昆虫の展示がメインでした。入館料は大人15AUD。
  • Sungwoo K.
    Sungwoo KimSeptember 1, 2013
    동물과 곤충 박제 한가득.
  • TORU K.
    TORU KAWARAZUKAMarch 9, 2012
    2nd floor(日本の3階)には、5歳以下まで遊べる楽しいキッズスペースがあります!
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