Vespa motor scooter, Piaggio, Genoa, Italy 1981. Museums Discovery Centre Collection.


Permanent Exhibition
Saturday – Sunday, 10am – 4pm Powerhouse Castle Hill Free Entry

What’s parked in this store? Among many types of transport there’s a Cobb & Co coach, wheat wagon, steam ploughing engine, a selection of Australian cars, bicycles, a steam locomotive, a caravan, a yacht, a fire engine and an array of aircraft. There’s also a totem pole and a huge mosaic, which are here because it is the only store high enough to house them!

About these collections

The items on display at the Museums Discovery Centre are drawn from the vast collections of the Powerhouse, 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.


Individuals: Free entry, no bookings required.

Schools and Groups: Please contact us on (02) 9217 0222 to arrange your visit.

Find more information here about the measures we’ve put in place to keep everyone safe.


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Plan Your Experience

All the information you need to plan your visit is available on the Powerhouse Castle Hill venue page, including:

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