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National Gallery of Victoria

180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
+61 3 8620 2222
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Quick visit with young kids

It was a really wet day when we went. Really packed with people however this could have been... read more

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Very good but

Excellent gallery we enjoyed looking at the paintings and prints but the experience would have... read more

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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.
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180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
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180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
+61 3 8620 2222
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was a really wet day when we went. Really packed with people however this could have been because of the rain. We went through the free exhibit. There were about 3 interactive exhibits which interested the kids. For us this was a visit on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent gallery we enjoyed looking at the paintings and prints but the experience would have been greatly improved with a mobility scooter . They are available for hire in the galleries in Canberra and Sydney .

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Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous visit to the National Gallery of Victoria on a recent (Dec 2017) trip to Melbourne. Every room provided a unique experience which played with the senses. Sight / sound / smell / spacial awareness / perspective / scale etc were separately and collectively engaged....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Modern art mixed with classical all wrapped up in the Australian sense of fun. Best if you give yourself an afternoon or more to see everything

Thank pat c
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our second day in melbourne and off to the tennis tonight, so walked through the gardens and found ourselves at the gallery. It was a fantastic way to spend the morning, plenty to see and easy to get about. Staff were great plenty on at...More

Thank GCPurple
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easily accessible. Always changing, plenty of activities for kids and adults. Good place to bring visitors as well.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Turned up to see the free Triennial exhibition and was lucky enough to join volunteer, Graham's, free tour. Did about half the Triennial and then some of the rest of the gallery. His insight, enthusiasm and sense of humour made for a very entertaining hour....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited with my kids (boys 10 & 12). The gallery is located very close to Flinders St station and a tram can drop you out the front! 3 levels of wonder - the kids really enjoyed the interactive 3D display on level 3, but it...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved it! Take your time and do BOTH NGVs. The Aussie section at fed square is v v good with lots of exhibitions but we were let down by The Pool exhibition which was not as advertised, nothing like what they advertised which I was...More

Thank jgls
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Don’t miss it! Hundred maybe thousands of art pieces from many artist and period of time in Australia life, all free . You need few good relaxing hours to enjoy. A pleasure

Thank Yossi P
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