Exterior view of the Chau Chak Wing Museum, surrounded by grass and trees.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Common questions about the Chau Chak Wing Museum
Do you have a question about visiting us or would you like to know more about the museum? Read the FAQs.

The museum is open:
Monday to Friday, 10am - 5pm
Thursday, 10am - 9pm
Saturday to Sunday, 12pm - 4pm

The museum is closed on all NSW public holidays and during the University's two-week December/January shutdown.

No, entry is free and no ticket is required. 

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Opening hours:

  • Monday–Friday 10am - 3:30pm
  • Thursday 10am - 8pm
  • Saturday - Sunday 12pm - 4pm

The kitchen closes at 3pm from Monday to Sunday. On Thursday kitchen closes at 3pm and reopens at 5pm with limited bar menu.


We recommend allowing at least two hours. There is quite a lot to see, 18 exhibitions over four floors.

A drop off bay is available at the front of the museum for those arriving by taxi or other rideshare companies.

Designated accessible parking bays are available at the entrance of the museum and at the entrance of Fisher Library. 

Limited casual parking is available on campus and parking fees apply.

To find the parking areas near the museum, use our interactive campus map and select "Carparks" or "Motorcycle parking" under amenities.

The Chau Chak Wing Museum has been designed to be completely accessible, welcoming wheelchair and hearing loop users. We also have a complimentary wheelchair available for use while visiting, available from the front desk. 

Read more about our accessibility features.

The museum features research and object-based learning studios to be used by both University and school students. The exhibitions also provide a direct opportunity for on-site teaching and self-directed learning. 

Didn't find the answer to your question? Get in touch: 

Phone: +61 2 9351 2812

Email: ccwm.info@sydney.edu.au

Facebook: @ccwm.sydney

Instagram: @ccwm_sydney

Twitter: @ccwm_sydney

Featured image (top of the page): Entrance to Gululu dhuwala djalkiri: welcome to the Yolŋu foundations.