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Art Gallery of South Australia

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Address: North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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+61 8 8207 7000
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A must-see in the city of Adelaide not only because it holds one of...

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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Always worth a visit

Each time I go to the gallery there is something new and interesting. The usual collection is very good, and the staff are always helpful and friendly.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Gunning, Australia
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Each time I go to the gallery there is something new and interesting. The usual collection is very good, and the staff are always helpful and friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had time to kill, so decided to visit, lucky there was a guided tour about to start, which we took, so glad we did, the lady put a new prospective on the painting, and told us a bit about the history of South Australia Can Recommend a visit here

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Chiang Mai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Lovely gallery where you can escape the heat and while away a couple of hours. I managed to catch a 2pm free tour, and it was very interesting to have someone explaining various art work and collections in the gallery.

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Booker Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a memorable and enjoyable visit to this relatively small gallery. We particularly enjoyed the wide range of art and artifacts on display, from early Australian Colonial ,aboriginal, Asian , Islamic and European art to furniture and silverware pieces. Some of the displays on the top floor are modern exhibits and challenging to interpret. Overall a good exhibition and... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To see artist from Sutton Coldfield just down the road! Excellent exhibitions and information well set out and easy to walk around.

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Thank Coolcookingteacher
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here every time I'm in Adelaide and i love the collection, especially the William Morris collection. The gift shop is excellent too.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always liked this gallery - good exhibits, great shop and an always packed cafe but when I visited last week the lifts were non operational so we had to carry our stroller and walk the toddler down the stairs. This made our visit awkward as they appeared to have no back up plan or lift. I would have given... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the exterior right through the exhibition to the cafe. This gallery isn5so very beautiful. The staff are most welcoming and helpful. Wonderful air conditioning if you need to escape the Adelaide heat.

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Thank raccieL
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great range of Australian impressionists. If you want to see the Eros in Piccadilly Circus up close there is a twin there (two were made, one's in London of course but the other surprisingly is here). Very good quality dining in the Cafe.

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Thank Richard J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Art Gallery of South Australia has numerous collections of great distinction, particularly Australian. However, if you happen to be interested in Rodin, you would NOT find a better gallery to visit without having to travel overseas. It has an outstanding Rodin collection, because it is the largest such collection in the Southern Hemisphere. Pure delight. The other largest Rodin... More 

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