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Art Gallery of South Australia

North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7000
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Very small

We were surprised at how limited the collection is. We loved the aboriginal collection at the Art... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Seattle, Washington
via mobile
Quirky and interesting

There's a lot going on in this gallery considering it's size. There's something here for everyones... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Melbourne, Australia
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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 good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8207 7000
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We were surprised at how limited the collection is. We loved the aboriginal collection at the Art museum in Sydney and the MCA there as well. So after that found Adelaide a disappointment although there are some nice works in this smaller museum.

Thank carley36
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

There's a lot going on in this gallery considering it's size. There's something here for everyones taste but I personally really enjoyed the room dedicated to Japanese art. The staff are friendly and welcoming and will point you in the direction of a particular interest....More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016

There's some very good art in here and it's curated and presented with some skill. The AGSA is certainly worth a trip and I found it to be a pleasant surprise. It's much better that you might expect for a relatively small city in Australia:...More

Thank John67-7
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Went with my daughter for a school excursion - well worth it. Fabulous art and they even have special art classes/workshops for children once a month - free of charge.

Thank Katrina A
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This is a fabulous museum of Australian plus European art, beautifully displayed often by themes and with furniture and objets d'art of appropriate periods as well. Great section of William Morris and his contemporaries plus impressionists in France and Australia. Very knowledgeable volunteers at entrance...More

Thank Loretta L
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Lots of gorgeous artworks, old and modern. Entry is free. Easy access Right next to the state library. Definitely well worth a visit.

Thank TallaraZ
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I love to go to this gallery at least once a year, beautiful art & surroundings. Time to reflect on how life changes & what's new. I love just wandering what it would be like to have such a talent & be appreciated. A free...More

Thank Veronica T
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The gallery contains an eclectic selection of art, beautifully displayed and thought provoking. We lunched at the restaurant, on a variety of shared dishes, all were very tasty and the wine list was excellent.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely art gallery amidst a row of significant sandstone buildings on North Terrace. Awesome collection of beautifully framed works (from Australia's classic landscape artists to those more modern, and those from elsewhere. Significant indigenous work too). Staff at the information desk and gift shop were...More

Thank wtandy
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It is a compact gallery. On the ground floor is a great selection of Australian paintings, some of the best and iconic represtativves of Australian painting spanning the last 200 years.. It also has an extensive collection of Aboriginal works.it also at times has the...More

Thank Liam D
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