Get more out of your day and enjoy the museum with family, friends or fellow enthusiasts.

Discounts are available for group bookings and we can even organise a specially tailored program for your visit to ensure a truly immersive experience.

Visiting groups of 10 people or more enjoy generous admission price and food discounts.

Volunteer-led guided tours are avaliable on request. Please note that for these tours, a confirmed booking 2 weeks in advance of your visit is recommended.

For more details contact our front of house team at or 9298 3777 during business hours to make a booking.


School Groups

We offer a comprehensive range of programs aligned with the syllabus, led by our professional museum educators. 

We also offer resources for teachers and students to use while exploring the museum galleries. 

Find out more about our wide range of learning programs here. 

Please enquire using our School Booking Form and confirm your booking with our team at least 2 weeks before your visit. 


Vacation Care/Childcare Groups

Vacation care or childcare groups can enjoy a full day of organised activities every school holidays. Our vacation care program runs from 10 am – 4 pm and includes a self-guided experience with access to:

  • Core galleries and summer exhibitions including immersive playscape Octopus garden, Great Southern Lego reef and more. 
  • Film screenings and roving performances. 
  • A session in our Kids on Deck creative activity space OR Creative activity take-home packs featuring the latest paper crafts and activity sheets.
  • Entry to the vessels open on the day of your visit- this may include HMAS Vampire, the submarine HMAS OnslowTall Ship James Craig and HMB Endeavour
    (subject to vessel capacity and current safety restrictions).
  • Free entry for 3 adults per 10 children



$15 per child
For groups of 10 children or more


  • The museum currently is unable to offer bus parking due to maintenance work in the carpark. Smaller vehicles such as mini-buses may be accommodated on special request. Speak to the Bookings Officer about special access needs. Enquire here

Other Information

Getting Here
Find us in Darling Harbour, next to Pyrmont Bridge, close to Sydney’s CBD. Get here by train, tram, bus or ferry, or park nearby. Learn more

Darling Harbour has a range of accommodation options to suit all visitors just minutes from the museum. The Sydney CBD is a short 15 minute walk away, and also has a huge range of accommodation options.


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