Upcoming Events

Check back soon – events are always being discussed and planned. For events further out, details may change as the date draws closer.

Events 2019

Sydney Vintage Tramway Festival

24 February 10:00

Our Annual Commemoration of trams and their special place in the hearts of Sydneysiders.

All Brisbane Day – 1969 – 2019: 50 years since closure.

14 April 10:00

Fifty years ago, on the 13th April 1969, the last Brisbane trams ran into the their Depots and into the history pages. On Sunday, 14 April 2019 the Sydney Tramway Museum will use its three operational Brisbane trams to commemorate the closure of one of Australia’s most loved tramways.

Tram’s After Dark

22 June 15:00

A special mid-winter event, when the night is long and crisp – perfect for photographers and romantics!

International Trams Day

23 June 10:00

The Museum has a small but significant collection of trams from overseas. This event will showcase some of these important tramcars

Centenary of the MMTB 1919 -2019

27 October 10:00

The Melbourne & Metropolitan Tramways Board was formed in October 1919 to take over the assets of the Cable Tramways and Trust run electric tramways. Today, the Museum will celebrate with a representative collection of Melbourne trams running all services.

George St 120 – Veteran Trams Event

8 December 10:00

In late December 1899, Sydney’s first permanent city tramways opened along George St from Circular Quay to the Railway and Pyrmont. To celebrate our oldest trams will have rare day out of the Display Hall.