South-west of Darling Harbour, the museum showcases an extraordinary collection of oddments and treasures.
Highlights include the Hall of Transport, with its fleet of aeroplanes suspended from the ceiling, and the tiny 1930s-style cinema with its program of old newsreels and documentaries. Free guided tours are available as well as a broad range of daily activities. 500 Harris St, Ultimo; (02) 9217 0111; open 10am–5pm daily.
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