The Army Museum of New South Wales is located in the former gaol complex of Victoria Barracks.
The Museum features army uniforms from the earliest Colonial times through the Boer War, WWI and WWII; medals awarded including Victoria Crosses, Military Crosses, Distinguished Service Orders, Campaign Medals, Royal honours; and various other historical items.
Along with the museum, Victoria Barracks Corps of Guides conduct tours of the barracks grounds at 10.00am every Thursday.
The museum is open every Thursday from 10.00am to 2.00pm and from 10.00am to 3.00pm on the first Sunday of the month.
You will need to arrive at the Pass Office half an hour early to allow time for the issue of a visitor’s pass.
The museum is located at Victoria Barracks, Paddington and all visitors must enter via the Pass Office in Moore Park Rd, about 100 metres east of the intersection with Greens Rd.
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