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Storytime for under 5s

Children sit on the floor looking up at a person who is holding a book

Children at a reading at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, photo: Penny Clay

The Art Gallery of New South Wales’ new library, on lower level 3 of our existing building, is home to Australia’s first dedicated art library for children and full of wonderful stories to share.

Join us for storytime and enjoy the magic of art through books and storytelling.

Suitable for children aged 3–5 years and their parents and carers. Younger siblings are also welcome.

Storytime for under 5s


Duration 30 minutes

Art Gallery of New South Wales

South Building

Lower level 3, Library, archive and children’s art library

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Free, no bookings required