We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

National Gallery of Victoria

180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
+61 3 8620 2222
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Melbourne Art Gallery - Exciting

I recently went to NGV in Melbourne, Australia and was astounded at the quality & exciting... read more

Reviewed yesterday
marinaaC4457PY
,
Melbourne, Australia
Never fails to disappoint

This iconic Melbourne gallery is certainly worth visiting time and time again. Great permanent... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Travelfoodie2468
via mobile
Read all 4,230 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
More
The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is the oldest and most visited gallery in Australia. Situated over two magnificent buildings – NGV International and NGV Australia – the Gallery presents over 40 exhibitions a year including major international blockbusters and a wide range of exhibitions, programs and events, from contemporary art to fashion and design, and major historical exhibitions that are internationally exclusive to Melbourne.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“andy warhol” (124 reviews)
“water wall” (82 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
LOCATION
180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
Southbank
CONTACT
Website
+61 3 8620 2222
Write a Review
Reviews (4,230)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 3,942 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I recently went to NGV in Melbourne, Australia and was astounded at the quality & exciting collection of the House of Dior. While I have visited numerous art galleries & museums around th,Be world, this one is a stand out. The exhibition commences at the...More

Thank marinaaC4457PY
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This iconic Melbourne gallery is certainly worth visiting time and time again. Great permanent collection combined with excellent travelling exhibits, no visit to Melbourne is complete without coming here. It can be very crowded with popular exhibits though no different to experience at top galleries...More

Thank Travelfoodie2468
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Definitely recommend a visit to the museum! There is a lot for different tastes and styles of art. Worth a visit.

Thank M'sieu P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Of all the museums I have visited around he world this has to be counted. The collection is remarkable for somewhere not in the major Metropolises of Europe or America. It has a wonderful permanent collection puts on first class exhibitions and is a joy...More

Thank decline421
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to the Dior Show, gorgeous building and the show was spectacularly presented. Word of advice: order tickets on line.

Thank Jfortney
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow, what can I say. The Christian Dior exhibition was wonderful. The gallery was easy to find, easy to get to. The staff were very helpful. There was a long queue, but it kept moving.. well worth the visit

Thank janeasilver
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Dior exhibition was a fabulous experience. I’m seriously thinking of joining the NGV as I know others who have. May be something to consider when I retire

Thank Eva G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Something old and something new. Always interesting and always impressive. Begins with the water wall and continues all the way through the building and into the various exhibits.

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The building itself quite big and classic and it's free entrance here. This National Gallery shows art from many cultures and from famous artists. During the week may have many school kids too even that is not to busy.

Thank Bluebee I
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great venue to view this amazing exhibition. Display was set out beautifully. Stayed for lovely lunch within building following. Great service.

Thank Kathleen D
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Deck Restaurant
186 reviews
.35 km away
Saporito Cafe Bar & Grill
32 reviews
.21 km away
Waterslide Bar
22 reviews
.30 km away
Blondie
92 reviews
.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Eureka Skydeck 88
5,981 reviews
.41 km away
The Australian Ballet
167 reviews
.16 km away
Yarra River
1,204 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
HSholiday
16 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ValdaM902 | Reviewed this property |
Morning is always best, they open at 10am Sundays (every day in fact). Parking is easier too earlier in the day. If there are other events in or close to the city the car parking fills quickly. Your are looking at around... More
0
Votes
Frances N
12 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Dudley S | Reviewed this property |
Could spend all day there if you wanted to
0
Votes
Frances N
12 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from tlw27_12 | Reviewed this property |
Two hours in the Van Gogh at least. Brilliant and worth the queue.
0
Votes