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Art Gallery of South Australia

North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7000
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A must-see in the city of Adelaide not only because it holds one of Australia's finest art collections, but also because it offers a variety of activities for all ages.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Its a cozy art museum where you can find many different art pieces in the various galleries.Small and less intimidating especially for an art novice like me.Makes for a great half day visit after Rundell mall. They update the exhibits regularly. A trip to Adelaide...More

Thank freetolive
Reviewed 3 days ago

Loved the Linda Jackson textile exhibit. Helpful staff in the gallery shop as well as front reception.

Thank jilloz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Art Gallery of South Australia certainly punches above it weight in terms of its collection and location. Only a tiny amount of the collection is able to be on display at any one time, such is the extent of the collection and the physical...More

Thank pakabay
Reviewed 1 week ago

entry to the gallery is free with fee for special gallery. The free gallery is huge with massive collection. Collection of modern art and contemporary art. Free storage room to deposit your bags provided. The internal architecture of the gallery is awesome.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great exhibitions and quality art work on display for this smallish gallery. Very enjoyable few hours, helpful staff with great amenities. Really enjoyed our visit.

1  Thank sharon B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Massive props to all involved. This is, in my humble and not very well researched opinion, the best and most well curated public institution in Australia right now. Loved it.

Thank jonnie l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For so long the art gallery had its same, stagnant, oil on canvas galleries. Things are starting to change and the artworks are becoming more diverse. A wonderful progression over the last 5 years. I look forward to seeing what is to come.

Thank scarey25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were only here for a quick couple of hour visit. Excellent quality as would be expected in a City public gallery. A really good mixture of art from Colonial to the modern, conservative to extreme. Easily accessible, clean amenities, polite cloak room, very helpful...More

Thank nameerfud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regularly held special exhibitions besides the usual beautiful art work. A tour of behind the scenes is also worth arranging. Café available. Easy to visit via public transport.

Thank Frances T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gallery was interesting. Some classic pieces and some modern. Probably the weirdest was the two horse bodies sewn together as well as some stuff that could only come from a twisted mind. Some incredible detail on some of the "war Scenes". Restaurant at the...More

Thank Gavin B
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