Sydney is one of Australia’s largest cities, with a stunning harbor and beautiful architecture. The city is also home to wonderful museums. These are five of our favorites.
The oldest museum in Australia is known for its natural history and anthropology exhibits. Learn about Australia’s history through science, culture and wildlife. The museum is open daily.
Hyde Park Barracks Museum
Construction began on the brick building in 1818 as a crossroads for convict transportation. It later served as a female immigration depot and a legal center before becoming a museum in 1979.
Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia
The museum is home to Australian and international contemporary art, as well as a special collection of Aboriginal art. Open daily, the museum is housed in a large, waterside Art Deco building.
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A branch of the Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, the Powerhouse Museum offers a diverse collection of science- and technology-related exhibits including decorative arts, communication, costume, transport, media, computer technology, space technology and steam engines.
Sydney Jewish Museum
The Sydney Jewish Museum is dedicated to the Holocaust and Australian Jewish history. Opened in 1992, the museum features temporary and permanent exhibits.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
Don’t just pick any safari experience. Make your travel do a little good in the world by choosing a safari experience that benefits the local economy and community. The 11-day Zimbabwe Water for Hwange Conservation Safari by Wildland Adventures is a good choice.
Oaxaca is, without a doubt, a city so impressive one must experience it firsthand to understand its splendor. It is an incomparable place that will leave you in awe of its cultural wealth, a place that invites you to experience the extraordinary. In this light, Posadas celebrates the opening of Grand Fiesta Americana Oaxaca, an irresistible option for enjoying this magnificent state in an exclusive and fascinating way.
Stay in the former headquarters of LIFE Magazine when you book your next trip to New York City. Luxe Life Hotel New York, the first Luxe Hotels-branded property in the city, sits in the NoMad neighborhood. The luxury and pet-friendly guestrooms and suites offer lots of history, charm and modern conveniences.