The Rocks Discovery Museum, Sydney

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#11 of 32 in Museums in Sydney
Located in a fully restored 1850s sandstone building, the exterior of The Rocks Discovery Museum boasts an aesthetic as picturesque as its interior is interesting. Dedicated to preserving and detailing the history of The Rocks district of Sydney, the museum houses a large collection of artifacts found in the area. Interactive, well-run, and concise, The Rocks Discovery Museum belies its relatively small size to provide a fascinating account of Sydney’s past. Arrange to visit The Rocks Discovery Museum and other attractions in Sydney using our Sydney travel itinerary maker.
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  • August 13, 2017
    Wonderful gem in The Rocks! So happy to have come upon this museum as my sis and I walked around The Rocks. I hadn't visited it before, but I plan to return again soon! Lots of information about the e...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    Need to visit it to learn about the history of this city. Documents and unique pieces. You can enjoy much
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  • July 25, 2017
    Ini salah satu museum sejarah australia , koleksi yang di simpan di museum ini sangat lengkap dan memiliki narasi yang cukup menarik untuk di pelajari .  more »
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  • Great little museum focused on the history of Sydney including the Aboriginal Nations and the first European settlers
  • Free entry and an excellent collection. It explains the history of this fascinating district very well.
  • Great history. Wheelchair lift been brokwn for years thou. Needs funding from gov.
  • Fantastic artifacts and stories of early Sydney and its free!
  • Discover about how the early settlement live the lifes. Nice museum and good layout.

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