Guitar with case used by Lucky Starr, Museums Discovery Centre Collection.

Technology & Innovation

Permanent Exhibition
Saturday - Sunday Museums Discovery Centre

All kinds of innovative technologies that changed our lives are contained in this store including telephones, cameras, sewing machines, clocks, heaters, light bulbs, radios, televisions, typewriters, record players, and plastics. You can also see printing presses, engines, machines and other amazing contraptions dating from the industrial age to the present day.


About these collections

The items on display at the Museums Discovery Centre are drawn from the vast collections of the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, Australian Museum and Sydney Living Museums.

Between them, these museums care for millions of objects and specimens, providing insights into engineering, architecture, science, art, transport, fashion, design, health, technology, natural history, domestic life, Indigenous and Pacific cultures and more.

Tickets

TypeNamePriceComment
AdultGeneral EntryFreeNo booking required
ChildGeneral EntryFreeNo booking required
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Plan Your Experience

All the information you need to plan your visit is available on the Museums Discovery Centre venue page, including:

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