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Opening hours and admission


General admission to the Gallery is free

So are most exhibitions and events. If relevant, prices and booking information are included with the exhibition and event details on this website.
See also buy exhibition tickets.

Education groups should book through our Public Programs Booking Office.


Christmas Day and Good Friday


Every day 10am until 5pm.
On Wednesdays until 10pm (except 16, 23 and 30 December when we close at 5pm).

Other Gallery facilities have different opening days and times, including:

Art After Hours

Every Wednesday until 10pm
Whole Gallery stays open late
All displays and exhibitions
plus talks, films, tours, music, drinks, food
EXCEPT 16, 23, 30 December 2015 when we close at 5pm

More information

Late nights in January

Thursdays and Fridays, 7-29 January 2016, until 10pm
The Greats exhibition stays open
plus ground floor displays (except Asian gallery), restaurant and pop-up bar
Drawing sessions on Thursday nights
Music on Friday nights

More information
More about The Greats

Brett Whiteley Studio

The Gallery also manages the former workplace and home of Australian artist Brett Whiteley in Surry Hills.

For opening days, times, admission:
see Brett Whiteley Studio