Caroline Simpson Library

The Caroline Simpson Library is a specialised research library open to anyone with an interest in the history of house and garden design, interior furnishings and domestic life in NSW. Its collection features a wide range of formats, including architectural pattern books, architectural fragments, wall and floor coverings, trade catalogues and sample books, garden ornaments, hardware and fittings, soft furnishings and trimmings, personal papers, manuscripts, pictures, photographs, books, periodicals and oral histories.

Contact & Visit

Caroline Simpson Library
The Mint
10 Macquarie Street
Entry Fees

Free entry

Opening Hours

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Closed public holidays