The Powerhouse Museum is located at 500 Harris Street, Ultimo and is close to Darling Harbour, Chinatwown, Central Station (Sydney Terminal), Railway Square and Paddy’s Markets and Exhibition Centre Sydney Light Rail stations.
The Goods Line provides an accessible pedestrian route from Central Station and the 501 bus stops directly outside the Museum.
For bus, train or ferry timetables and routes, either phone the Transport Information Line on 131500 or visit their website.
There is limited metered street parking near the museum, located on Harris St, Macarthur St and adjacent streets.
Powerhouse Museum also has discounted parking options with the following providers:
Wilson Parking (adjacent to Novotel Sydney Central), 179 Thomas Street, Haymarket
Discounted $15 all day parking is available for Powerhouse Museum visitors. To obtain the discount, your parking ticket must be validated at the designated machine located in the Museum shop before returning to the car park.
Harbourside Car park, 100 Murray Street, Pyrmont. Phone 1800 PARKING (1800 727 5464)
Discounted $14 all day parking is available for Powerhouse Museum visitors. To obtain the discount, your parking ticket must be validated at the designated machine located in the Museum shop before returning to the car park.
Visiting from interstate? Book an exhibition package including flights, accomodation and tickets to the exhibition here with Virgin Australia.
Heading up from Canberra? Murrays Coaches can get you to Sydney, dropping you at Central Station which is just a short walk from the Powerhouse Museum.
After visiting Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives, wandering through the Museum and exploring the exhibition shop, be sure to make the most of your time in Sydney. For ideas and tips, head to sydney.com.