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National Gallery of Victoria

180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
+92 336 7396449
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Dior Exhibition

Firstly - Buy your tickets on line before you go!! I always purchase my tickets on line and it... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Melbourne, Australia
Loved the Dior exhibition

We bought our tickets for this exhibition on line which was wise as the queue for the ticket booth... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Opened in 1861, this is Australia's oldest art gallery.
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180 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 8004, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Firstly - Buy your tickets on line before you go!! I always purchase my tickets on line and it saves loads of time. The exhibition itself was jammed - very popular so be ready to be jostled for a good look at the items. We...More

Thank jacquelinecZ2481CW
Reviewed 2 days ago

We bought our tickets for this exhibition on line which was wise as the queue for the ticket booth was nearly as long as the entry queue. The curators did a good job with the display which were able to be viewed uninterrupted even though...More

Thank DifromBrisbane
Reviewed 2 days ago

An hour wait in line to get tickets - then another wait in a separate line to get inside. I understand the need for crowd control. Then you see a lot of dresses on display. Could have been more interactive with information - but just...More

Thank Garry M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I really only had time to visit the Dior Exhibition. I was just astonished at the beautiful staging of these fabulous dresses and gowns. There is a fully functioning replica staircase from Maison Dior in Avenue Montaigne, just begging to be swept down - so...More

Thank milliesmum2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Love the NGV so visiting to see this special show was wonderful. The outfits are simply gorgeous. The layout of Dior's beginnings really sets the mood - seeing the wonderful shapes that Dior started with is fantastic. The fabrics and workmanship are beautiful. Worth going...More

Thank AnneC720
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Apart from being absolutely busy with hundreds of people queuing to get in to the Exhibition it was an Exhibition not to miss. My advice would be to go during the week after lunch for fewer people and a chance to really enjoy the exhibitions....More

Thank Fay W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always enjoy visiting the NGV. They display some great exhibitions. I do think it would be better though with major exhibitions to have set time allocations (particularly on weekends) so you are not waiting in line too long to get in, and you can get...More

Thank Jenny J
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Gallery have opened an exhibition of Dior Haute Couture over the last eighty odd years which is truly aweinspiring and wonderful to behold There are numerous gowns on display from day/ street wear through to ball gowns It is a truly gorgeous display and...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I only had time to visit the Dior exhibit but it was well worth a wait in line for tickets! Lovely gowns, history of designer, clearly defined connection with Australia.

Thank sab97206
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The NGV is just a short walk from Melbourne's CBD. It's free to visit but does hold popular visiting exhibitions that have an entry fee. The Dior exhibition was on when I visited and it had long queues. People were queueing even before the gallery...More

Thank gfsc5
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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
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Could spend all day there if you wanted to
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Response from tlw27_12 | Reviewed this property |
Two hours in the Van Gogh at least. Brilliant and worth the queue.