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Justice and Police Museum Australian Museum 007a  Museum of Sydney
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State Library Macquarie Street Macquarie University Library Former Public Library (demolished)
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Sydney Art Galleries

Sydney Art GalleriesSydney art galleries display some wonderful and important collections of art in Sydney, including paintings, sculptures and ceramics. Art galleries in Sydney house a mixture of paintings by world-famous and local Sydney artists, which range from very modern paintings to those more classical in appearance. Here are some of the top Sydney art galleries to visit while you are staying in the city of Sydney.

Sydney Art Galleries: Artspace Gallery - The Gunney, 43-51 Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2011, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9368 1899
Sydney's Artspace Gallery, in the Woolloomooloo area of Sydney, is a cutting-edge art gallery, with many spectacular contemporary paintings and sculptures. Focusing on modern Australian culture, the Artspace Gallery plays an important part in Sydney's colourful art scene and regularly hosts important art exhibitions.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art GalleriesSydney Art Galleries: Art Gallery of New South Wales (NSW) - Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2000, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9225 1744
Close to Sydney's St. James train station, the Art Gallery of New South Wales (NEW SOUTH WALES) is home to an impressive collection of 19th- and 20th-century Australian art, Aboriginal art and also European and Asia Art, some of which dates back to the 15th century. Other attractions at Sydney's Art Gallery of New South Wales (NEW SOUTH WALES) include free guided tours each day at 13:00, Aboriginal dance performances at 12:00 from Tuesday to Saturday, and numerous temporary exhibitions throughout the year. The Art Gallery of New South Wales (NEW SOUTH WALES) is situated in the Central Business District of Sydney.
Sydney art gallery open: daily - 10:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free, charge for some temporary art exhibitions

Sydney Art Galleries: Australian Centre for Photography - 257 Oxford Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2025, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9332 1455
Located in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, the Australian Centre for Photography is a non-profit organisation, with highly regarded temporary exhibitions of photographs and photography-related art. Sydney's Australian Centre for Photography supports local up-and-coming photographers in the Sydney area and actively promotes their work on the gallery's 'Project Wall'. Other highlights at Australian Centre for Photography include a large library, a popular French-style café, darkrooms, studios, instructors and the gallery's magazine, Photofile. The Australian Centre for Photography can be easily reached be bus numbers 378 and 380.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Sunday - 11:00 to 18:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Caspian Gallery - 469 Oxford Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9333 1840
Sydney's popular Caspian Gallery can be found in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, in Sydney's busy Oxford Street area. This large, commercial art gallery is full of affordable works of art, including many ethic sculptures, artefacts, paintings and Aboriginal tribal art work.
Sydney art gallery open: Monday to Saturday - 11:00 to 18:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Djamu Gallery - Customs House Square, 31 Alfred Street, Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2000, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9320 6429
The Djamu Gallery is situated in Sydney's Central Business District (CBD), within Customs House. Celebrating the importance of both Sydney's past and future, the Djamu Gallery is home to a wealth of artefacts, important Aboriginal works of art, historic paintings and also many modern paintings and sculptures. Other attractions at Sydney's Djamu Gallery include a gift shop and highly regarded temporary exhibitions of art throughout the year. The Djamu Gallery is close to Sydney's Circular Quay train station and George Street bus stop.
Sydney art gallery open: daily - 09:30 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: charge, discounts available for children and senior citizens

Sydney Art GalleriesSydney Art Galleries: Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) - 140 George Street, Circular Quay West, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2000, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9241 5892
Sydney's important Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), in the Central Business District of Sydney, is housed in an impressive Art Deco building at the front of the Circular Quay West. With a fine collection of modern art from Sydney, Australia and throughout the world, exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) include paintings, sculptures, moving images and installation art work. There is also a gift shop, popular café, regular lectures and seasonal events. Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) is within easy reach of central Sydney by either bus, train or ferry.
Sydney art gallery open: daily - 10:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Gould Galleries - 92 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2025, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9328 9222
Located is Sydney's Eastern Suburbs, the Gould Galleries are a major art gallery in this area of Sydney. One of the largest art dealers in Sydney, the Gould Galleries regularly manage the collections of corporate and high-profile Sydney clients and exhibit many splendid paintings from both local Australian and international artists, dating back to the 19th century.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Friday - 11:00 to 18:00, Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00, Sunday - 14:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Hogarth Galleries - 7 Walker Lane, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9360 6839
Concentrating on Australia's historic Aboriginal art, the Hogarth Galleries are located in Sydney's Eastern Suburbs, in the Paddington area of Sydney. Attractions at Sydney's Hogarth Galleries include regular temporary exhibitions, contemporary paintings by many renowned artists and impressive sculptures.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Saturday - 10:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Josef Lebovic Gallery - 34 Paddington Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9332 1840
The Josef Lebovic Gallery, in Sydney's Eastern Suburbs, is one of the area's most highly regarded art galleries, specialising in historic art work, prints, sketches and photography dating back to the 19th century. With regular temporary exhibitions, this popular Sydney art gallery also features more modern paintings and prints, often by local Sydney artists.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Friday - 13:00 to 18:00, Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Manly Art Gallery and Museum - West Esplanade Reserve, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2095, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9949 1776
The Manly Art Gallery and Museum, in the Northern Beach region of Sydney, is close to Oceanworld and is situated on the shore of Manly Cove. This small and interesting art gallery concentrates on Sydney's special relationship with Manly beach and features many exhibitions with beachfront themes and shorelines. With a vast collection of almost 1,000 paintings, including historic Aboriginal works, sculptures and ceramics, the Manly Art Gallery and Museum also have a number of exhibitions about the Manly area, with many local artefacts and displays. Other points of interest at Manly Art Gallery and Museum include seasonal events and many temporary exhibitions.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Sunday - 10:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: charge, discounts available for children and senior citizens

Sydney Art Galleries: Ray Hughes Gallery - 270 Devonshire Street, Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2010, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9698 3200
The Ray Hughes Gallery, in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, is home to a variety of contemporary Australian and New Zealand art work, with at least two temporary art exhibitions each month. Located in a renovated warehouse, with vast gallery space and many other smaller displays, this popular commercial art gallery includes modern paintings, sculptures and ceramics.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Saturday - 10:00 to 18:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Roslyn Oxley 9 Gallery - 8-16 Soudan Lane, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9331 1919
Specialising is contemporary art in various mediums, Sydney's Roslyn Oxley 9 Gallery can be found in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. With temporary exhibitions each month, Roslyn Oxley 9 Gallery is one of the most popular art galleries in this area of Sydney and regularly feature the works of many highly regarded, famous artists, including many from the Sydney area.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Friday - 10:00 to 18:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: SH Ervin Gallery - Observatory Hill, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2000, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9258 0123
Sydney's SH Ervin Gallery, in the Central Business District of Sydney, is situated in the old military hospital building, nearby the Sydney Observatory. This small and interesting Sydney art gallery features many temporary exhibitions on Australian art, regularly attracting large crowds of art lovers. The SH Ervin Gallery is also home to the popular Salon des Refuses show, which is held each year.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Friday - 11:00 to 17:00, Saturday and Sunday - 12:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: charge, discounts available for children and senior citizens

Sydney Art Galleries: Sherman Galleries - 16-18 Goodhope Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (02)9331 1112
Situated in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, the Sherman Galleries is one of Sydney's most important commercial art galleries, Regularly exhibiting works from many well-known international artists, Sydney's Sherman Galleries deals in mainly contemporary works.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Saturday - 11:00 to 18:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Tim Olsen Gallery - 76 Paddington Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2021, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9360 9854
Sydney's Tim Olsen Gallery can be found in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. Featuring many exciting contemporary works by Australian artists, the Tim Olsen Gallery is a popular commercial art gallery, with many unique and affordable paintings and sculptures for sale.
Sydney art gallery open: Tuesday to Friday - 11:00 to 18:00, Saturday - 11:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free

Sydney Art Galleries: Utopia Art Gallery - 50 Parramatta Road, Stanmore, Sydney, New South Wales (NSW), 2048, Australia AU
Tel: +61 (0)2 9550 4609
The Utopia Art Gallery, in Sydney's Inner West district, specialises in modern Australian art and regularly features works by local Sydney artists, including Aboriginal paintings and sculptures.
Sydney art gallery open: Wednesday to Friday - 10:00 to 17:00, Saturday - 12:00 to 17:00
Sydney art gallery admission: free
   

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