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Geelong Gallery

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Great collection for a regional gallery

This was a great find - with a range of really exciting exhibitions in a welcoming gallery space... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Rick M
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Wellington, New Zealand
A relaxed gallery and Bookshop

A great place to visit a paid edition. The gallery provides a very relaxed but organised place for... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2018
Miliana D
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

This was a great find - with a range of really exciting exhibitions in a welcoming gallery space. There's free entry and easy access for all, an excellent gift shop, and just one of those under-rated regional treasures that people should take the time to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rick M
Reviewed 27 December 2018

A great place to visit a paid edition. The gallery provides a very relaxed but organised place for visitors. Take some time to visit the gift shop. You can purchase gifts and homewares that a person would actually need

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Miliana D
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Went for the recent Archibald travelling exhibition. There is an excellent display also of landscapes of Geelong and nearby districts from Victorian times.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Recently during a visit to Geelong we visited the exhibit of portraits from the Archibald competition. It’s a lovely relaxed gallery in Johnstone Park.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

This was my first visit to the Gallery and I would strongly recommend visitors to Geelong to put this on their 'must see' list. My visit was later in the day so I enjoyed viewing the entrants in The Archibald Prize in a peaceful space.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

This is one of the better galleries around, the space is full of light due to good use of natural light (see photo). The permanent display includes some Australian classics and the Archibald exhibition brings with it some new and classical impressions. It was not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

The Archibald is always a must do at the Gallery and never fails to please. We discovered Tuesday’s was Seniors day so it was quite busy but still plenty of viewing space. There is a pop up cafe to have a coffee and a light...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Visited the Geelong Art Gallery to see the Archibald which regardless of where it's exhibited always seems to create it's own conversation. Found the layout within the gallery very good. Did view works of McCubbin, but regrettably did not see much more of the gallery...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Janine C
Reviewed 10 October 2018

an enjoyable visit to the regional gallery for the archibald exhibition, just as enjoyable was 'cuttings' by elizabeth gower.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 1mightymouse
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Went after the school holidays. Gallery was pleasantly empty so I could wander and view the paintings without other people around me. Mostly great paintings as ever. Parking was easy. Second year they have been in Geelong.

Date of experience: October 2018
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It is free apart from the occasional special exhibition held in a section of the gallery.
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