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 $9
  • 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

Guided tours of the Museum take place at 1pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursdays and 12pm on Sundays and Public Holidays. 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 2017

Monday 10th April – Closing at 2pm

Tuesday 11th April – Closed (Pesach)

Wednesday 12th April – Closed (Pesach)

Thursday 13th April – Open

Friday 14th April – Closed (Good Friday)

Monday 17th April – Closed (Easter Monday / Pesach)

Tuesday 18th April – Closed (Pesach)

Tuesday 25th April – Open (Anzac Day)

Wednesday 31st May – Closed (Shavuot)

Thursday 1st June – Closed (Shavuot)

Sunday 4th June – Museum closes at 3.30pm (private function)

Monday 12th June – Open (Queen’s Birthday)

Thursday 21st September – Closed (Rosh Hashanah)

Wednesday 20th September – 2pm close

Thursday 21st September – Closed

Friday 22nd September – Closed (Rosh Hashanah)

Friday 29th September – 1pm close

Saturday 30th September – Closed (Yom Kippur)

Monday 2nd October – Open (Labour Day)

Thursday 5th October – Closed (Succot)

Friday 6th October – Closed (Succot)

Thursday 12th October – Closed (Shemini Atzeret)

Friday 13th October – Closed (Simchat Torah)

Monday 25th December – Closed (Christmas Day)

Tuesday 26th December – Closed (Boxing Day)