Getting here

Art Gallery Road, The Domain Sydney NSW 2000 Australia


Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Where to find us

On the eastern side of Sydney’s CBD, next to the Royal Botanic Gardens and the Domain, just down the road from St Mary’s Cathedral.

Getting here on foot

About 5 minutes walk from Macquarie Street, across the Domain, or from Hyde Park.

Getting here by public transport

Bus 441: departs from the York Street side of Queen Victoria Building and drops off near the Gallery. This bus route is still operating, despite recent changes to buses in the Sydney CBD. For timetable information, see Transport Buses website

City Sightseeing (red route): nearest stop is #12 (outside the Department of Lands)

Train: St James and Martin Place stations are both about 10 minutes walk.

For more information about public transport options and times, contact the Transport Infoline on 131 500 or

Courtesy bus

On nights when the Gallery is open, a courtesy bus departs from the Gallery entrance every 15 minutes from 7pm until closing for the Domain Car Park, Martin Place, Wynyard and Town Hall.

Taxi courtesy phone

Free phone to Taxis Combined in the Gallery at the information desk.


Bicycles: racks at the Gallery’s main entrance.

Meter parking: on Art Gallery Road, Mrs Macquaries Road and other streets around the Gallery.

Parking stations: several near the Gallery, including the Domain Car Park which offers $6 off casual parking after the first hour Monday to Friday if your parking ticket is stamped at the Gallery’s information desk (offer subject to the terms and conditions displayed in the car park, not valid on special event days, and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer).

Buses: drop-off and pick-up zone at the Gallery’s main entrance but no dedicated parking spaces.

Rear entrance

There is another entrance/exit at the rear of the building for deliveries and as alternative access for visitors with disability. This is reached via the signed service road on the southern side of the building, leading to security gates. Press the intercom for access.

See also Visiting for people with disability.

Rear entrance via Yiribana Gallery

Sometimes, visitors will be directed to enter through the Yiribana Gallery at the rear of the building, following the path in front of the 'matchsticks’ sculpture – Brett Whiteley and Matthew Dillon’s Almost once. There is no vehicular access, except for previously authorised vehicles.

Map for entering via Yiribana Gallery

Brett Whiteley and Matthew Dillon’s Almost once 1968, 1991