National Portrait Gallery
Look into the eyes of artists, musicians, entertainers, politicians, athletes, scientists, community leaders and more! Gain a greater understanding of Australia's identity, history, creativity, culture and diversity via portraiture, stories and a myriad of programs in the award winning building of the National Portrait Gallery.
Open every day except Christmas Day.
TripAdvisor Traveller RatingBased on 1840 reviews
Fabulous, fabulous collection of Archibald Prize entrants. They’re not all winners but you can’t help thinking many that weren’t, should have been. I’ve always found Archibald pieces either loveable...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Always a wonderful place to visit”
There can be few better places for us to spend some time than here. We get to see wonderful artwork and learn about famous Australians. There is also a fabulous bookshop and great cafe. What more...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
“Half closed, and the rest relatable.”
Went for a few minutes with the family. Only one of four public galleries were open due to rehanging. Of that one, perhaps half the exhibits seemed to be self-portraits by the artist, or portraits...Read the full review on TripAdvisor
- Conference/Function Facilities
- Enquiry Desk
- Family Friendly
- Non Smoking
- Parents Room
- Public Toilet
- Shop / Gift Shop