Discovery Museum

Currently Closed
  • Address: 2-8 Kendall Ln, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +61-292408552
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids

Discovery Museum - Review

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

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TripHobo Highlights for Discovery Museum

  • Discovery Museum Address: 2-8 Kendall Ln, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
  • Discovery Museum Contact Number: +61-292408552
  • Discovery Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Discovery Museum Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Discovery Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Discovery Museum

  • 55.23% of people who visit Sydney include Discovery Museum in their plan

  • 49.9% of people start their Discovery Museum visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Discovery Museum

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday

78.02% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Discovery Museum

People normally club together Taronga Zoo and Barangaroo Foreshore Walk while planning their visit to Discovery Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Discovery Museum, Sydney Reviews

  • Small museum but it makes the best of it. If you're in the rocks definitely stop for a visit.

  • Good small museum jam packed with local history. Doesn't take long to visit (15 to 20 minutes), but a good stop not far from Sydney's big attractions. Neat to see the indigeonous history of the area and the history of the first convict settlers. There is a small modern art exhibit in the attic. And it's all free!

  • Small museum but free. Lots of interesting stuff about the history of Sydney

  • A small museum that has comprehensive history of early Australians. Most informative. It is free for visitors. A must visit place, that takes half an hour.

  • I will return to this gem. Never made it up to the 3rd floor. This museum looks small but it is packed full of fascinating displays and explains huge amounts of history.

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