Open every day including Easter, 10am – 5pm
(closed Christmas Day only)
Parkes Place, Parkes, Canberra
+61 2 6240 6411
Admission to the NGA is free
Special exhibitions entry costs may apply.
Download our map or collect one when you visit. You can also download the NGA app from iTunes and plan your visit.
- Download Gallery map (pdf)
Our Asian galleries are currently closed for refurbishment. We look forward to opening our new, energised Asian galleries in November. Explore our collection online.
Outside the NGA building
James Turrell's Skyspace
Open every day (closed Christmas Day) with a special light show viewing at dawn and dusk. To find out the best times to view please:
Open every day
Fujiko Nakaya's fog sculpture Foggy wake in a desert: An ecosphere is in operation 12.30–2.00pm daily.
Prepare to experience one good thing after another when you Visit Canberra. Because whether it’s world-class wining and dining, iconic national treasures or breathtaking natural beauty, everything is just moments away. Indulge in wine tasting and boutique shopping, power through mountain biking and rock climbing, experience a jam-packed calendar of festivals and events or simply let the kids run wild.
If arts and culture is your thing, Canberra has you covered with a multitude of galleries and museums to explore and discover more about Australia’s history.