Sydney Government HouseFree: All time

Constructed in the romantic Gothic revival style, the Sydney’s Government House is located alongside the Royal Botanic Gardens. The grounds are open to the public daily, but the interior tours are only available on the weekend. The building is not merely a museum; it is an actual formal seat of government for New South Wales where many events and functions are held.

Address: Mrs Macquaries Rd., Sydney 2000
Opening hours: Grounds open daily 10am – 4pm; House open Fri-Sun 10:30am – 3pm
Direction: Train to Martin Place, St. James or Circular Quay Station; Bus No. 441 to Art Gallery of NSW stop
Phone: +61 2 9931 5222