Museum & Art Galleries
The Australian Museum
The Australian Museum provides a general introduction to Sydney, learn about the Aboriginal people of Australia and the natural history exhibits including fossils, ethnographic, stuffed animals and birds, pinned insects and many more.
For more information, please visit: http://www.austmus.gov.au/
From the Australian Museum, you can do a short walk to: Hyde Park Barracks and the State Library of NSW.
The Art Gallery of NSW
The Art Gallery of New South Wales is the leading museum of art in New South Wales and Sydney, one of Australia's foremost cultural institutions. It holds significant collections of Australian, European and Asian art, and presents nearly forty exhibitions annually.
For more information, please visit: http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/
Near by places of interest are Royal Botanic Gardens, Hyde Park, the State Library of NSW, Hyde Park Barracks, Opera House and Mrs. Macquarie's Chair.
The Powerhouse Museum
The Powerhouse, a mix of decorative arts, social history, science, and technology museum offers a range of events and activities to suit everyone needs.
For more information, please visit: http://www.powerhousemuseum.com/
The Powerhouse Museum is very close to Darling Harbour, and Chinatown.