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“GOOD SMALL TOWN ART GALLERY”

Art Gallery of New South Wales
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Sydney Tour with Optional Sydney Harbour Lunch Cruise
Ranked #16 of 488 things to do in Sydney
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: One of Australia's leading art museums. Over 1.3 million people visit each year. Located 15 minutes walk from the city centre, with impressive collections of Aboriginal, Australian, European, Asian and contemporary art. Open daily, free general admission.Late opening Wednesdays until 9pm with free talks, films, live music and more.
Reviewed April 26, 2013

Don't expect too much and you won't be disappointed. Limited collection that doesn't compare with the collections in European capitals. At least it's free and the cafe has a pleasant environment.

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Reviewed April 25, 2013

FREE general admission. Most of the gallery is modern and contemporary art which I don't always understand but there were a few cool pieces. There's also art from Asian as well as 15-19th century European and Australian art. Photos without flash are allowed and everything but small purses must be checked (for free) and the door.

Thank Sarah C
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Reviewed April 25, 2013

Free entry to the museum with its many collections to view - Modern, Contemporary, Aboriginal, Classics, Australian ... The cafe overlooks a quite section of the Domain/Botanical Gardens with glimpses over the rooftops of the suburb below, you know the harbour is there ... The cafe has a selection of meals and snacks, with coffee and other refreshments. Well worth a visit. This is a space to relax and enjoy the talents of others.

Thank PPSYD
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Reviewed April 24, 2013

Great Australian artists and a good selection of Modern Art / Classic art. Like Tate Modern and Britain all in one building. Restaurant worth going to too. The café did some good coffee and teas.

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Reviewed April 24, 2013

Most wonderful collection of art worth seeing even on a warm autumn day especially after coffee and picnic in the gardens.

Thank 2013JohnD
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