Hyde mu­seum reno

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SYD­NEY Liv­ing Mu­se­ums has an­nounced a ma­jor re­newal of UN­ESCO World Her­itage-listed Hyde Park Bar­racks Mu­seum.

The project will cen­tre on telling Aus­tralia’s con­vict story, its im­pact on First Na­tions peo­ple and the site’s early con­tri­bu­tion to im­mi­gra­tion.

“It will bring the per­sonal sto­ries to life in a truly authen­tic, emo­tional way that is rel­e­vant to peo­ple’s lives to­day,” said Syd­ney Liv­ing Mu­se­ums Ex­ec­u­tive Di­rec­tor Mark Gog­gin.

The Mu­seum will close from 29 Jan and will re­open in late 2019.

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