Children from Redfern Primary School taking shelter under desks (detail), c1942. Argus Newspaper Collection of Photographs, State Library of Victoria

Kids on the home front

  • Historical
  • Natural
  • Indigenous

Starts: Thursday, 19 April 12
Ends: Thursday, 19 April 12

  • Bookings Required

Event Details

Price:
Concession/child $15 | Family $30
Time(s):
10:30am - 12 noon
Event type:
Open Day
Heritage Category:
Historic
Organiser:
Historic Houses Trust of NSW

Contact Details

Name:
Geoff Marsh
Phone:
02 9241 1893
Email:
geoffm@hht.net.au
Website:
http://www.hht.net.au/whats_on/event/children__and__family/kids_on_the_home_front

Discover what life was like on the home front at Susannah Place Museum as you explore rooms set in the 1940s, including an airraid shelter in the basement. Hear the air-raid siren, weigh out rations in the shop and plant a seedling in our ‘Dig for Victory’ garden.

Ages 8+

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