Whitlam Institute

Get in Touch

Get in touch


Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751

Tel: + 61 2 9685 9210
Fax: +61 2 9685 9110
Email: info@whitlam.org


Lyndal Howison
Communications Manager

+61 2 9685 9072
0404 854 033


Female Orphan School Visitor Information

Admission Admission to the Female Orphan School and exhibitions is free for individual visitors. To find out more about visiting with a group, please contact us for tour options and prices.

Opening Hours The opening hours for the Female Orphan School and Margaret Whitlam Galleries are Thursday & Friday, 10am – 4pm and the second Saturday of each month, 11am – 4pm (excluding long weekends and public holidays).

Getting Here


Western Sydney University
Parramatta South Campus
Female Orphan School, Building EZ

Cnr James Ruse Drive & Victoria Road,
Rydalmere NSW 2116