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Coffee tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age BOOKED OUT

For members and guests

Image: Abraham Mignon Still life with fruit, oysters, and a porcelain bowl 1660–79 (detail), Rijksmuseum, purchased with the support of the Vereniging Rembrandt

Tuesday 28 November, Thursday 14 December 2017, 10am
Thursday 18 January, Tuesday 23 January 2018, 10am

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Art Gallery Society (members lounge)
Charges apply

Behind the scenes: Artbank BOOKED OUT

Visit one of the largest collections of contemporary Australian art

Image: Artbank collection store

Wednesday 24 January 2018, 3.30pm

Duration 2 hours
Charges apply

Auslan tour: Something living

For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing

Image: Dana Schutz Breastfeeding 2015, Art Gallery of New South Wales © Dana Schut

Sunday 28 January 2018, 1.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free, bookings recommended

Audio-description tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

For vistors who are blind or with low vision

Image: Nicolaes Maes Young woman at a cradle c1655 (detail), Rijksmuseum, De Bruijn-van der Leeuw Bequest, Muri, Switzerland

Wednesday 29 November 2017, 1pm
Thursday 18 January 2018, 1pm
Saturday 3 February 2018, 1pm

Duration 1 hour, 30 minutes
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Art and dementia: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

Discussion and artmaking for people living with dementia

Image: Jacob Ochtervelt The players 1665–70 (detail), Rijksmuseum, MH Insinger-van Loon Bequest, Amsterdam

Thursday 8 February 2018, 1.30pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Korean-language guided tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

한국어 안내 관람: 렘브란트와 네덜란드의 황금시대

Image: Rembrandt Bust of a man in oriental dress 1635 (detail), Rijksmuseum, gift of Mr and Mrs Kessler-Hülsmann, Kapelle op den Bosch

Wednesdays 11am
15 November - 13 December 2017
3 January - 14 February 2018
Saturdays 1pm, 13-27 January 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Auspicious symbols tour in English

Celebrating the Lunar New Year

Saturday 17 February 2018, 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Japanese-language guided tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

レンブラントとオランダの黄金時代、日本語ガイドツアー

Image: Rembrandt Bust of a man in oriental dress 1635 (detail), Rijksmuseum, gift of Mr and Mrs Kessler-Hülsmann, Kapelle op den Bosch

Saturdays 11am
11 November - 16 December 2017
6 January - 17 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Cantonese-language guided tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

粵語導覽:林布蘭(倫勃朗)和荷蘭黃金時代

Image: Rembrandt Bust of a man in oriental dress 1635 (detail), Rijksmuseum, gift of Mr and Mrs Kessler-Hülsmann, Kapelle op den Bosch

Saturdays 2pm
11 November - 16 December 2017
6 January – 17 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

Guided tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

Image: Rembrandt Bust of a man in oriental dress 1635 (detail), Rijksmuseum, gift of Mr and Mrs Kessler-Hülsmann, Kapelle op den Bosch

Daily 11.30am, 2pm
11 November – 22 December 2017
2 January – 18 February 2018
Wednesdays 7.15pm
15 November – 13 December 2017
10 January – 14 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Major exhibition gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Mandarin-language guided tour: Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age

普通話導覽:林布蘭(倫勃朗)和荷蘭黃金時代

Image: Rembrandt Bust of a man in oriental dress 1635 (detail), Rijksmuseum, gift of Mr and Mrs Kessler-Hülsmann, Kapelle op den Bosch

Saturdays and Sundays 2pm
11 November - 17 December 2017
6 January – 18 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free with exhibition entry

An alternative gaze

A guided tour of LGBTQI highlights at the Gallery

Wednesday 21 February 2018, 3pm & 6pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Domain Theatre foyer
Charges apply

Auspicious symbols tour in Cantonese

如意吉祥粵語導覽

Saturday 24 February 2018, 11am

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Auspicious symbols tour in Mandarin

如意吉祥普通話導覽

Saturday 24 February 2018, 11am, 1pm

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Tours for tots: Puppy dog tales

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 22, Thursday 27 February 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Guided tour: Robert Mapplethorpe

An introduction to highlights in the exhibition

Image: Robert Mapplethorpe Self-portrait 1980 from the exhibition Robert Mapplethorpe: the perfect medium © Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation. Used by permission

Wednesdays and Saturdays 12pm
28 October - 20 December 2017
3 January - 3 March 2018
Wednesdays 7.15pm
1 November – 13 December 2017
10 January – 28 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Temporary exhibitions gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Tours for tots: Letters and numbers

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 27, Thursday 29 March 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Tours for tots: Birds of a feather

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 29, Thursday 31 May 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Exhibition introduction: The lady and the unicorn

A short overview of the exhibition

Image: My sole desire c1500 (detail) from the series The lady and the unicorn, Musée de Cluny – Musée national du Moyen Âge, Paris. Photo © RMN-GP / Musée de Cluny – Musée national du Moyen Âge / M Urtado

Daily 11.30am, 1.30pm
10 February - 24 June 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Upper Asian gallery
Free with exhibition entry

Tours for tots: Round and round the garden

Fun artmaking tours for children aged 3-5

Tuesday 26, Thursday 28 June 2018
Register by 10.15am for 10.30am start

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Charges apply

Gallery Express 2018

A bus tour of selected commercial galleries

Various Wednesdays in 2018
See listing for details

Duration 3 hours
Location: Front of the Gallery
Charges apply

Aboriginal art guided tour

An introduction to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection

Image: Cornelia Tipuamantumirri Winga (Tidal movement, waves) 2012 © Cornelia Tipuamantumirri

Daily 10.30am
except 23 December 2017 - 4 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Asian art guided tour

An introduction to Asian art highlights in the Gallery

Image: Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III and Hiroshige Andō/Utagawa Garden in snow (Yuki no niwa) 1854 (detail), Art Gallery of New South Wales

Daily 12pm
except 23 December 2017 - 4 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Australian collection guided tour

An introduction to selected highlights from the Australian collection

Image: Margaret Preston Implement blue 1927 © Margaret Rose Preston Estate

Daily 2pm, until 22 December 2017, resumes 5 February 2018
Daily 1pm, 2 January - 4 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Tuesdays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)
Last 2017 tour: 12 December
First 2018 tour: 6 February

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Collection highlights tour

An introduction to selected highlights from the Gallery's collection

Daily 11am
except 23 December 2017 - 1 January 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Contemporary art guided tour

An introduction to contemporary art highlights in the Gallery

Image: Richard Serra Plate pole prop 1969, 1983 (detail) © Richard Serra. ARS / Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

Daily 1pm, except 23 December 2017 - 4 February 2018
Wednesdays 7.15pm, except 20 December 2017 - 31 January 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Japanese-language guided tour

日本語ツアー

Fridays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)
Last 2017 tour: 15 December
First 2018 tour: 2 February

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Korean-language guided tour

한국어 안내 투어

Fridays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December and public holidays)
Last 2017 tour: 15 December
First 2018 tour: 2 February

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Thursdays 11am (except January, last 2 weeks of December, public holidays)
Last 2017 tour: 14 December
First 2018 tour: 1 February

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free

Mystery tour

A guided tour of a featured theme, artist or exhibition

Saturdays, Sundays 3pm
except 23 December 2017 - 4 February 2018

Duration 1 hour
Location: Ticketing and information desk
Free