Powerhouse Museum (Ultimo, NSW)

The Powerhouse Museum is Australia's largest museum complex. It is filled with experiences in science, technology, industry, decorative arts, design, and social history. Twenty-five major exhibitions explore the creativity and Australian achievement, the past, the present and the future and aim to entertain and inform. The Powerhouse has something for everyone. There is a membership available, call (02) 9217 0375.The Powerhouse provides services for visitors with disabilities. Services for the physically impaired include a walkway, ramps and lifts, wheelchairs to accessible toilets. Services for the hearing impaired include induction loops, and a FM tour guide system. Sign language interpreters can be booked to accompany a guided tour. Special tours can be booked for blind and visually impaired visitors. Tactual maps and some braille and large print material about the Powerhouse is available from the Royal Blind Society.

Contact name: 
Jana Vytrhlik
Education Manager
Phone 1: 
(02) 9217 0111
(02) 9217 0441
Text Telephone Number: 
(02) 9217 0136
Postal Address: 
PO Box K346
Access facilities: 
Wheelchair access, accessible toilets, limited parking for people with disabilities
Opening hours: 
10.00am to 5.00pm daily except Christmas Day
Physical disabilities, sensory impairments, intellectual disabilities
School holiday activities, tours
Service details
International, National, NSW, includes rural areas, Office in Sydney Metropolita
Community education courses, sign language interpreters, induction loops, exhibitions


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