Open Day: The Mint

Get ready to explore behind the scenes at the Museums of History NSW with our Mint open day. Come and explore the heritage site, see the collections close up, hear from experts on a range of fascinating topics, take a behind-the-scenes tour and relax with good food and coffee.

You’re invited to The Mint, located on Macquarie Street in Sydney, on Gadigal Country. Come explore the heritage site and discover the shared stories behind the historic building and the collections housed within it with our special open day.

Drop-in tours
Guided tours will take visitors through the rich history, heritage, and contemporary additions to highlight the stunning architecture.

Curator talks
Expert talks from our curators will provide fascinating insights into our shared cultural heritage. To attend, simply speak to a staff member on the day.

Discovery rooms
Visitors will have an opportunity to browse our collection and hear from staff about the significance of the material.

Relax, eat & play
Enjoy lawn games with friends and family, and relax in the courtyard with an appetising selection of food and drink from Bullion Store

Event date

Event Details

10 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales


Entry fees:
Prebooking required
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
No parking available, closest train station St James and Martin Place