Opening hours and admission
General admission to the Gallery is free
So are most exhibitions and events. If relevant, prices and booking information are included with the exhibition and event details on this website.
See also buy exhibition tickets.
Education groups should book through our Public Programs Booking Office.
Christmas Day and Good Friday
Every day 10am until 5pm.
On Wednesdays until 10pm (except 16, 23 and 30 December when we close at 5pm).
Other Gallery facilities have different opening days and times, including:
- Gallery Shop (10am-4.45pm, Wednesdays until 9pm)
- study room
- research library and archive
- cafe and restaurant
Art After Hours
Every Wednesday until 10pm
Whole Gallery stays open late
All displays and exhibitions
plus talks, films, tours, music, drinks, food
EXCEPT 16, 23, 30 December 2015 when we close at 5pm
Late nights in January
Thursdays and Fridays, 7-29 January 2016, until 10pm
The Greats exhibition stays open
plus ground floor displays (except Asian gallery), restaurant and pop-up bar
Drawing sessions on Thursday nights
Music on Friday nights