Convict Sydney Exhibition

Explore the fascinating history of the World Heritage listed Hyde Park Barracks where thousands of convicts lived between 1819 and 1848.

Learn about the daily lives of convicts and how they built the colony, try on some leg-irons, lie in a convict hammock, wander the streets of 1820s Sydney on our giant map. Bring your kids for dress-ups and our convicts Kids Trail.

Convict Sydney

Exhibition on now
Hyde Park Barracks Museum

Queens Square, Macquarie St, Sydney
Open daily 9.30am – 5pm
T 02 8239 2311

Image: Photography @ Penelope Clay


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