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Opening Hours

Day Visit

Monday–Sunday
10.00 am – 5.00 pm
Free Admission

Night Visit

Monday–Sunday
Start times vary according to time of year.
Tours only. Bookings essential.

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.

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Day Tour

Explore the Sun, Moon and some planets through our telescopes. Available weekends, NSW school holidays and public holidays.

General

Admission Cost
Adult: $10
Concession: $8
Child (4-15yrs)*: $8
Family*: $26

MAAS Members

Admission Cost
Adult: $8
Concession: $6
Child (4-15yrs)*: $6
Family*: $22

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Evening Tours

See the wonders of the southern sky up close.

Night Tour

8.15 pm Tour General  MAAS Members
Adult: $27 $25
Concession: $25 $25
Child (4-15yrs)*: $20 $18
Family*: $80 $65

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Family Friendly Tour

6.15 pm Tour General MAAS Members
Adult: $22 $20
Concession: $20 $20
Child (4-15yrs)*: $17 $15
Family*: $60 $55

 

For phone bookings, call +61 (02) 9217 0111 during office hours (9:00am – 5:00pm). Please press 1 to speak to Powerhouse Museum staff who can redirect your call to Sydney Observatory. Please see our booking conditions.

* Two adults and two children / One adult and three children. Free for children under 4.

 

Gift Certificates

Give that special someone the perfect gift – a tour of Sydney Observatory by day or by night! They’ll get to explore the Observatory’s heritage-listed domes and grounds with one of our astronomy guides and use our telescopes to see the stunning southern sky up close at Sydney’s oldest observatory.

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