Museums Discovery Centre

Now Open

The Museums Discovery Centre (MDC) is a collaboration between the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (MAAS), Australian Museum (AM) and Sydney Living Museums.

Inside the Museums Discovery Centre you will find millions of treasures, with hundreds on display for you to explore, and thousands more waiting to be discovered through booked tours of the deep collection stores.

A visit to the MDC also provides you with a rare opportunity to learn about museum collecting, conservation and research practices.

 

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Visit Info

Opening Hours

Open Monday – Friday

10.00am – 5.00pm, last entry at 4.00pm.

Open to school bookings from 9.30am Tuesday – Friday.

Closed weekends and public holidays. Open for special programs and events outside of these hours.

Tickets

General Admission

Adult: $10
Children (16 years and under): FREE
NSW Seniors Card holders pension & concessions: $8
Student card holders: $8
Members
MAAS Members FREE
Sydney Living Museums Members FREE
Australian Museum Members FREE
Members of Museums Australia Inc FREE

Pre-book your tickets online for priority entry to the Museums Discovery Centre.

Group Bookings

School and education groups*: $10 / learner
RAM equity schools $5 / learner

Group Tours

Group tours require minimum 8 people. Maximum 15 people for Deep Collection Store tours.

Visible Collection Store: $10 / person
Deep Collection Store**: $30 / person

*Includes home school and vacation care groups.
**Ticket price includes entry to Visible Collection Store.