"The Barracks at Hyde Park" Hyde Park Barracks Museum Tip by Gypsystravels

Hyde Park Barracks Museum, Sydney: 12 reviews and 23 photos

  Hyde Park Barracks
by Gypsystravels

We didn't have time to explore the interior of the Barracks. Reading my guide book I have a better understanding of what this structure was used for and what is its main purpose now.

I was originally contructed to house convicts, later it was used as a hostel to house immigrant women and then used as a courthouse.

Currently, this structure is a musuem highlighting the building's history and Sydney's colonial life.

Address: Macquarie Street, Queens Square, New South Wales
Phone: 61 2 9223 8922
Website: http://www.hht.net.au/museums/hyde_park_barracks_museum

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Aug 21, 2006
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