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1001 Remarkable Objects

1001 Remarkable Objects presents an unexpected juxtaposition of objects in 25 rooms that lead us on a journey across time and memory.

1001 Remarkable Objects presents an unexpected juxtaposition of objects in 25 rooms that lead us on a journey across time and memory. The selection includes objects that have never been exhibited until now alongside much loved Powerhouse Collection icons. 

 Extraordinary objects include the only surviving fragment of the Lockheed Altair aircraft Lady Southern CrossExternal link icon flown by pioneer aviator Sir Charles Kingsford Smith for his final flight in 1935; a section of original Transatlantic cable from 1858External link icon; a mousetrap making machineExternal link icon designed in Sydney; an Edo period samurai warrior’s suit of armourExternal link icon; a 1.5 metre tall Mintons ceramic peacockExternal link icon from the 1870s and a Detroit Electric carExternal link icon manufactured in 1917. 

1001 Remarkable Objects
29
Aug
31
Dec
When

Daily, 10-5pm

Where

500 Harris Street
Ultimo

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Price

FREE

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