Explore the Powerhouse online

While the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney Observatory and Museums Discovery Centre are temporarily closed to the public, here are some ways to explore our collection, exhibitions and content from home.

DISCOVER THE ONLINE COLLECTION

Search the vast Powerhouse collection. Browse thematically curated Collection sets, and read about fascinating objects in the Inside the Collection blog.

STEP INTO PARADISE

EXHIBITION

Go on a video walkthrough of Step into Paradise. View Jenny Kee and Linda Jackson’s amazing garments, textiles and artworks featured in the exhibition Gallery Guide.

BARANYI : 28 APRIL 1770

On 29 April 1770 the Endeavour sailed into Kamay (Botany Bay) and the lives of Australia’s First Nations Peoples changed forever. Watch Baranyi – the night sky as seen from Kamay on the evening of 28 April 1770, the last sky before contact.

I Prefer Talking to Doctors About Something Else.

EXHIBITION

Explore collection objects featured in the recent installation by Dubai-based artists Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian:  I Prefer Talking to Doctors About Something Else.

LINEAR

EXHIBITION

Watch artist profile videos of the leading Indigenous practitioners whose works feature in Linear, an exhibition exploring the significance of line and lineage within Indigenous narratives and practices.

School Holiday Activities with Artist Rosie Deacon

Powerhouse Creative Industries Resident, Rosie Deacon, has created activities for you to do at home inspired by her Koala Train installation.

Read Articles

Explore articles from the MAAS Magazine and from our blogs Inside the Collection and the astronomy focussed Observations.