The State Library of New South Wales is a popular family day out to those in Sydney – did you every think a library would be where you might be headed? Well, keep reading and you will see why!
The State Library of New South Wales collections, exhibitions and galleries that cover a range of topics, from the natural world, to political history, to social aspects, the environment, and more!
Why not check out the AMAZE gallery, which is a collection of rarely displayed objects from the collections with the full artefacts histories alongside them, so kids really can learn and understand what amazing things they are looking at right in front of them. It’s a dizzying wealth of history and poignancy with wide appeal!
It’s always changing too, so there is always something new to see with every visit, and it just makes you think about how many hidden wonders the State Library of New South Wales really has in their hands!
Then, you have the exhibition galleries. These are great for kids as they use multi media to give a hands-on experience, and they approach the subjects from every angle, providing a holistically educational experience.
Across the year, they always have different exhibits, whether it’s photography, or portraits, or wartime history – keep checking back to see what you won’t want to miss!
So next time someone asks what you want to do on your next family day out, why not say: The library, of course!