The museum is open every Thursday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm on the first Sunday of the month.
Please note: The last date for entry to the museum in 2018 will be Thursday 13th December (closing at 1:00 pm) and the first date for entry in 2019 will be Thursday 31st January. Also, the museum will be closed on Sunday 6th October 2019 which falls during the Labour Day Long Weekend.
Group bookings can be arranged by phoning 02 8335 5330 during normal business hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays (0418 640 052 at other times) or by sending an email message through this website on the Contact Us page .
Location and Entry
The museum is located at Victoria Barracks, Paddington and all visitors must enter via the Pass Office in Moore Park Rd, about 100 metres east of the intersection with Greens Rd.
Photo identification for adults will be required and children must be accompanied by an adult.
Museum Entry Fee
The entry fee to the museum is $5.00 per person, although school-age children and younger are admitted free of charge.
Barracks Walking Tours
The Victoria Barracks Corps of Guides conducts free tours of the barracks grounds at 10:00 am on Thursdays and it is recommended that you ask for a visit to the museum. You will need to arrive at the Pass Office by 9:30 - 9:45 am to allow time for the issue of a visitorís pass.
For more information about barracks walking tours, please phone 0411 694 024 or send an EMAIL request.
For bus services from the Sydney CBD, the nearest stops to Victoria Barracks are at:
Flinders St before South Dowling St, Darlinghurst; and
Oxford St at Glenmore Rd, Paddington.
For bus services from the eastern suburbs, the nearest stops are:
Flinders St before Albion St, Surry Hills; and
Oxford St opp Hopewell St, Paddington.
Please CLICK HERE to plan a trip by public transport.