Step back in time at the Hyde Park Barracks and discover what life was like for the many people who stayed here!
Using our groundbreaking interactive audio technology, families are invited to explore the museum and follow in the footsteps of real people whose lives were touched by this place, including convicts, immigrants and women in need.
Plus listen for clues and complete some fun activities as you move through the museum - spot the rats, draw your own convict tattoo and more!
The Kids' Trail is suitable for 5-10 years of age. Older kids, teens and adults can explore the Barracks with the standard audio guide.
The Hyde Park Barracks is open Thursday to Sunday throughout the school holidays, 10am - 5pm. The Kids' Trail is included with general admission: Child $16, Adult $24, Family $64.
Members and children under 5 are free.
Bookings are recommended - secure your tickets today at slm.is/hpb
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