Art Gallery of NSW: State of the Art Gallery Tour

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As part of a small group, get to know the secrets of Sydney’s most exciting new architectural landmark the Art Gallery’s SANAA-designed North Building and encounter one-of-a-kind modern artworks.


  • Discover insights about newly commissioned artworks across three levels
  • Hear the architectural secrets of the SANAA-designed North Building
  • Be part of a small tour group, with a gallery guide and personal headsets.
  • Enjoy priority access, where possible, into key galleries and exhibitions
  • Explore the rest of the art campus and amazing natural surrounds of Sydney


Enjoy a personal guided tour of the SANAA designed North Building of the Art Gallery of NSW. From our magnificent site on Sydney Harbour, on Gadigal land, the Art Gallery of New South Wales is one of Australia’s flagship art museums and the state’s leading visual arts institution. Your guide will meet you at tour meeting point and take you on an exclusive small group tour through the different levels of the Gallery. Who are the giant figures that greet visitors in the Welcome Plaza? How was a former oil tank turned into a gallery space? You’ll get to know the secrets of Sydney’s most exciting new architectural landmark and encounter one-of-a-kind artworks created especially for our expanded campus. You'll also receive benefits, for the day of your visit, normally reserved for our members: - 10% discount at the kiosk in the Welcome Plaza, featuring a takeaway menu developed by Gamilaroi Elder Aunty Beryl Van-Oploo, and at the Gallery Cafe in the South Building - 10% discount at our Gallery Shop in the North and South buildings, offering exclusive Art Gallery merchandise and art books - Access to our revitalised Members Lounge in the South Building, with digital access to the latest edition of our art magazine Look.


Tour ticket Headset to hear the tour guide Membership benefits card for the day

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine

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