All art museums and attractions to visit in Canberra

Canberra (Australian Capital Territory) has a lot to offer for art lovers. Below we list all 10 art museums that are located in Canberra.

Do you like art and are you looking for the best art museums to visit in Canberra? These are the ones:

  1. National Gallery of Australia1

    National Gallery of Australia

    The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) is a significant art museum located in Canberra, the capital of Australia. The museum specializes in 19th and 20th-century paintings and sculptures. It is a great place for art enthusiasts and tourists who are interested in exploring the rich history of Australian and international art.
  2. National Library of Australia2

    National Library of Australia

    The National Library of Australia ( NLA ), formerly the Commonwealth National Library and Commonwealth Parliament Library , is the largest reference library in Australia, responsible under the terms of the National Library Act 1960 for "maintaining and developing a national collection of library mat
  3. National Portrait Gallery3

    National Portrait Gallery

    The National Portrait Gallery in Canberra is a public art gallery that houses portraits of notable Australians. The gallery was established in 1998 and relocated to its current location on King Edward Terrace in December 2008. It offers visitors a chance to explore the faces and stories of Australians who have shaped and continue to shape our nation.
  4. Canberra Museum and Gallery4

    Canberra Museum and Gallery

    Canberra Museum and Gallery is an art gallery and museum in Canberra , the capital of Australia . It is located on London Circuit, in Civic in the centre of the city. The gallery was opened on 13 February 1998. The museum houses a permanent collection called Reflecting Canberra which opened on 14 Fe
  5. National Film and Sound Archive of Australia - NFSA5

    National Film and Sound Archive of Australia - NFSA

    The National Film and Sound Archive (NFSA) in Canberra is a significant cultural institution in Australia. It is responsible for the development, preservation, maintenance, promotion, and access to a wide range of media including film, television, radio, and sound recordings, video games, new media, and related documents and artifacts. This extensive collection spans from works of the late 19th century to the present, offering a comprehensive insight into Australia's audiovisual history.
  6. Tuggeranong Arts Centre6

    Tuggeranong Arts Centre

    The Tuggeranong Arts Centre is a purpose-built facility situated on the shores of Lake Tuggeranong. It is located in the town centre of Tuggeranong, a southern suburb of Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory. This location offers visitors a chance to enjoy the scenic beauty of the lake while exploring the various arts activities the centre has to offer.
  7. Lanyon Homestead7

    Lanyon Homestead

    Lanyon Homestead is a historic property situated on the southern outskirts of Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory. This site, which was first occupied following white settlement, has a rich history that dates back to as early as 1829. It has served as a grazing property and has been home to several notable figures over the years.
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    Canberra Contemporary Art Space

    This gallery is worth visiting if you are a fan of unusual, innovative art. Young artists present here their work at short-term exhibitions.
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    Craft Act

    This craft and design centre presents innovative exhibitions and supports dozens of emerging artists. You, art lover - don't miss this place!
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    Aboriginal Dreamings Gallery

    This gallery features Aboriginal art by Old Masters from all regions. If you're interested in Australian history, this is a place not to miss.

All museums in Canberra