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Things to Do With Kids – Top 3 Child Friendly Museums in Sydney

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Things to Do With Kids – Top 3 Child Friendly Museums in Sydney


Usually, children feel museums to be a boring concept. But Australia offers several child friendly museums in Sydney that are not only educational but interactive too. Take a look.

Many a times, you feel guilty for allowing your kids to spend time watching TV or playing electronic games. How about scheduling a day out to museums and making a big difference? Even if your little ones crib while you take away their Xbox controller, a day out at these child friendly museums in Sydney will help them explore their own creativity and imagination.

  • 1.The Australian Museum

This is one of the oldest Australian museums specialising in the fields of anthropology and natural history. It houses a vast collection of palaeontology, vertebrate and invertebrate zoology, and mineralogy. Besides, there is a kid space mini museum that contains cubby houses and fun activities for kids. The museum arranges a 'Carla's Deep Sea treasure Hunt' for 3-5 years old, where they can decorate their treasure boxes and discover amazing deep-sea creatures. Are you still asking for more?

  • 2.Powerhouse Museum

This museum is home to diverse collections of science and technology, history, decorative arts and music, design industry, space exploration and transport. It exhibits about 500000 separate items with flair! With a smartly arranged playground and cafeteria, this venue promises to keep children entertained for hours. At the powerhouse Museum, kids can learn the art of building Lego castles from certified Lego professionals. For 6-8 year olds, the museum arranges power plays where creative artists enable children to work with arts and crafts, and engage them in storytelling.

  • 3.Maritime Museum

As the name suggests, the Maritime Museum is related to marine life. All the items in the museum exhibit the popular maritime activities of Australia. This museum, which is basically for older kids, also boasts of exciting ship model workshops and boatbuilding workshops!

So, are you ready to hit these child-friendly museums in Sydney with your kids in tow?