The Australian National Maritime Museum, through the Migration Heritage Fund, is partnering with Empathy Museum (UK) to bring the award-winning exhibition A Mile in My Shoes to Sydney as part of the Sydney Festival 2021 from 6-31 January.
To understand another person, try walking a mile in their shoes. This one-of-a-kind pop-up store, housed in a giant shoebox, allows you to do just that.
Visitors are invited to enter the store and try on a pair of shoes that belong to someone else and to listen to their story. It might be a tale of loss and sadness, hope and love, of odds overcome. But whoever’s shoes you walk in, A Mile in My Shoes will take you to places you can’t anticipate. Continue reading SYDNEY FESTIVAL PREVIEW: A MILE IN MY SHOES @ AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL MARITIME MUSEUM