Planning Your Visit

Opening Hours

Please note: Museum will be closed on Australia Day (Thursday 26 January 2023)


  • The Museum is open to the public Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10am to 2pm.  We welcome school visits and group bookings Monday to Friday
  • To book and for more information, please contact us via telephone: (02) 8912 4814 or email

Cafe and Gift Shop

  • Monday to Friday 8am to 2pm.
  • The Cafe and Gift Shop is closed from 2pm on Friday to 8am on Monday.

Museum, Cafe and Gift Shop are closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.


Mary MacKillop Place Museum is located at:

7 Mount Street
North Sydney, NSW, 2060, Australia

Adult $10
Concession $8
Child (school age) $6.50
Child (before school age) Free
Family (1 adult + 2 school age children) $19
Family (2 adults + 2 school age children) $28
Extra school age children $2.50
Adult tour group (per adult) $8
School tour group (per student) $6
Museums Australia/ICOM members FREE

Group Packages

Details of packages will be available January 2022.


We aim to provide a friendly accessible environment for all visitors and the widest possible access to all the museum buildings and amenities.


All galleries are on street level and accessible via ramps.


There is one-hour metered parking in Mount Street and several private car parking stations within walking distance. Car parks that are wheelchair accessible are listed on the North Sydney Access Map. Download the map to plan your visit.

Visitors and companions can drop off and pick up on the Mary MacKillop place site. Enter the site via William Street and proceed to the Anderledy Lodge front entrance located at the top of the drive. Guest services staff can direct you to the Museum. The site is level.


The museum has a wheelchair for use. The wheelchair is located at the admissions desk. Please notify the visitor service staff if you require a wheelchair prior to your visit.


Wheelchair accessible toilets are located within easy reach of the Museum and close to the Café and Gift Shop.


Guide dogs are welcome. Dog bowls are available.


The museum supports the companion card program for cardholders and their companions, as well as senior card holders. Just present your card on arrival for the concessional rate.


Photography is permitted in the Museum, Chapel and outside in the grounds of Mary MacKillop Place. However, flash photography is not permitted within the Museum’s exhibition areas.

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram: @marymackillopplace and share your photos with us using the tags #marymackillopplace and #sistersofsaintjoseph


There is limited bag storage available at the Museum Reception.  Large bags cannot be taken into the Museum. The Museum takes all care but accepts no responsibility for belongings left in the storage area.  We recommend that you carry your valuables, eg. money and cameras when visiting the Museum.


Amenities are available onsite, including disabled toilets.

There is free WiFi in the Cafe and Gift Shop.


If you are visiting with children, please ask at the admission desk for a copy of our Children’s Trail.

General Museum Enquiries

Mary MacKillop Place Museum

7 Mount Street (PO Box 1081)
North Sydney NSW 2059 Australia

T: 02 8912 4878

Museum Tour Group Bookings

T: 02 8912 4814