Art Gallery of New South Wales

Explore five levels of art at one of Australia's most popular art museums, located within beautiful parklands overlooking Sydney Harbour, just 10 minutes walk from the city.

See an extensive collection of Australian art, including one of the largest galleries of Aboriginal art in the country, alongside European masters, Asian treasures and leading local and international contemporary art.

Enjoy refreshments in the award-winning restaurant or cafe, and pick up a unique gift from the Gallery Shop.

Visit on a Wednesday evening until 10pm for Art After Hours and see a slice of Sydney culture with free celebrity talks, music, performances, films and special events.

Don't miss one of the free daily guided tours. Regular guided tours are offered in Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese and Korean. Tours are also available for vision and hearing impaired visitors.

For times and dates of all tours, please check the Art Gallery of NSW web site.

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