Plan Your Visit

148 Darlinghurst Road, Darlinghurst


The Museum is minutes from Kings Cross and Oxford Street, vibrant centres of activity for tourists and locals alike. For public transport timetables ring the Transport Info line on  131500 or visit their website. Street parking is limited and ticketed. Parking is available in St Vincent’s Hospital car park.


  • Adult $15
  • Seniors $12
  • Children $9 (under 10  enter free)
  • Family $32 (2 adults and 2 students)

Visits during the week

If you plan to visit the Museum during the week, we advise you come after 12.30pm because we often have large school groups visiting in the morning.

Voices App

The Museum has launched an app for iphones on which the voices of Survivors can be listened to during your visit to the Museum. Please download the SJM Voices app here prior to your arrival. If you have an android phone, please ask at the admissions desk for assistance.

Guided Tours

The Museum offers guided tours as part of the entry fee. Until Jan 31 2018, there will be guided tours from Sunday-Friday at 12pm. Staff and volunteers are available at all times to answer your questions.

Café (Kosher)

Enjoy morning tea, lunch or afternoon tea at the Museum in our café.

Museum Shop

Visit the gift shop for a large range of Judaica and general gift-ware. Stocks a variety of books, including Holocaust Survivor stories. Members receive 10 percent discount on most products. Free gift wrapping.


Most areas in the Museum are wheelchair accessible. There are rest spots throughout the Museum and accessible toilets are located on the lower ground floor.  For wheelchair assistance, it would be helpful for you to call us prior to your visit on 9360 7999 and we will be able to ensure there is someone available to assist you.

Public and Jewish Holidays 2018

Sunday 24 December 2017 – Museum will close at 3.30pm (last entries at 2.45pm)

Monday 25 December 2017 – Closed (Christmas Day)

Tuesday 26 December 2017 – Open (Boxing Day)

Sunday 31 January – Museum will close at 3.30pm (last entries at 2.45pm)

Monday 1 January – Closed (New Year’s Day)

Friday 26 January – Closed (Australia Day)

Friday 30 March – Closed (Good Friday)

Sunday 1 April – Closed (2nd Day Pesach)

Monday 2 April – Closed (Easter Monday)

Friday 6 April – Closed (7th Day Pesach)

Wednesday 25 April – Open (Anzac Day)

Sunday 20 May – Closed (1st Day Shavuot)

Monday 21 May – Closed (2nd Day Shavuot)

Monday 11 June – Open (Queen’s Birthday)

Monday 10 September – Closed (1st Day Rosh Hashanah)

Tuesday 11 September – Closed (2nd Day Rosh Hashanah)

Tuesday 18 September – 2.30pm close (Erev Yom Kippur)

Wednesday 19 September – Closed (Yom Kippur)

Monday 24 September – Closed (1st Day Succot)

Tuesday 25 September – Closed (2nd Day Succot)

Monday 1 October – Closed (Shemini Atzeret/Labour Day)

Tuesday 2 October – Closed (Simchat Torah)

Tuesday 25 December – Closed (Christmas Day)

Wednesday 26 December – Open (Boxing Day)