Discovery Museum, Sydney

Discovery Museum, Sydney - Address, Phone Number

Address: 2-8 Kendall Ln, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Phone: +61-292408552

Show on map

Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

Added 20.4K times in trip plans

Museum, Family And Kids

Try TripHobo to create your itinerary

Are you associated with this business? Get in touch

About Discovery Museum, Sydney

The Discovery Museum, better known as the Rocks Discovery Museum of Sydney, is situated in The Rocks, Sydney, and features the history and development of the Rocks of Sydney since centuries. The Museum houses the several artefacts, facades and objects of historical importance regarding the culture and community habitat around the region of the Rocks.

The main sections of the Rocks, which the Museum mainly highlights, are the lives and lifestyles as well as the contributions of numerous fishermen, whalers, sailors, and traders of the Rocks. The landlords or owners of the areas of the Rocks maintain detailed and updated information about their trades and belongings in the Rocks. Historical events which had taken place in the Rocks are among the things you can get to know more about. And the permit of interior photography has made The Rocks a chosen tourist destination. 

Discovery Museum Information

  • The Museum has the extensive features of modern visuals and audio to help the tourists understand the various history and articles being exhibited.
  • The guides are very helpful and there are also some informative as well as fun activities for children.

Discovery Museum Ticket Prices

There is no entry fees for this museum

Discovery Museum Opening and Closing Hours

The museum remains closed on Christmas and Good Friday. 

How To reach Discovery Museum by Public Transport

  • The Rocks is just a short stroll from the city's two most recognisable landmarks, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House. It is also just around the corner from the Circular Quay transportation hub and a short walk from Wynyard railway station.

Restaurants Near Discovery Museum

  • Altitude Restaurant
  • Ananas Bar & Brasserie
  • Appetito

Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Sydney before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Sydney and book an accommodation of your choice.

Discovery Museum, Sydney Reviews - Write a Review

  • Small but informative. Staff is very nice. Just watch the videos in the last floor and you will get what you need

  • Free entry and an excellent collection. It explains the history of this fascinating district very well.

  • Good place to relax and learn about colonial life & local aboriginal history.

  • Great history. Wheelchair lift been brokwn for years thou. Needs funding from gov.

  • Great little museum focused on the history of Sydney including the Aboriginal Nations and the first European settlers

Read all reviews