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  • 21 August 2014
    5.30pm - 7.00pm

    Being Collected 2014 Lecture

    Join us at the Macleay Museum for the 2014 Being Collected lecture.

  • 6 September 2014
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Mantua Reborn, Mantua Despoiled

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the 2014 Academy Travel free lecture series - Italy; travels in art, history and culture. Lecture by Dr Kathleen Olive (Academy Travel).

  • 6 September 2014
    4.00pm - 5.00pm

    In Conversation: She Only Barks at Night

    Join us at the Macleay Museum to hear Senior Curator Dr Jude Philp (Sydney University Museums) in conversation with theatre artist Michelle St Anne (The Living Room Theatre) as they discuss taxidermy.

  • 9 September 2014
    4.00pm - 5.00pm
    HP 80-49-619

    A Snapshot: Photography and the Great War

    A talk by curators Jan Brazier and Rebecca Conway based around the Macleay Museum's Historic Photograph Collection. This event is held in conjunction with NSW History Week 2014.

  • 11 September 2014
    6.30pm - 7.30pm
    extreme weather

    Extreme Weather and its Effect on the British coast, Countryside and Buildings

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for the next lecture in our evening series.

  • 15 September 2014
    6.00pm - 7.00pm

    Clémentine Deliss: The Radical Use of Museum Collections

    2014 UAMA lecture in partnership with Sydney University Museums and the Power Institute

  • 22 September 2014
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Mummies Alive!

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum these school holidays.

  • 24 September 2014
    11.00am - 12.30pm
    Matavai Cultural Arts

    Children's Dance Workshop

    Pacific Island cultures come alive in this workshop at the Macleay Museum. Learn dance moves and stories from across the region, with members of Matavai Cultural Arts, where Pacific people unite, share and connect.

  • 03 March 2014 - Every weekday, until 31st Oct 2014
    10.00am - 4.30pm

    Points of Focus: Historic Photographs from the Pacific

    Through the themes of community, sea & land, governance, spirituality and the market, historic photographs are used as points of focus to examine aspects of Pacific history at the Macleay Museum. 1 Mar- 1 Nov 2014

  • 12 May 2014 - Every weekday, until 29th Aug 2014
    10.00am - 4.00pm

    Fugitive Forms and Grand Designs

    Fugitive forms and grand designs: 16–19th century drawings from the collection of Justice Roddy Meagher captures some of the diversity and richness of the forms and functions of drawing from the 16th to early 19th century.