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Museums, Art Galleries & Historical Sites

National Gallery of Victoria – NGV

National Gallery of Victoria, great hall 02

National Gallery of Victoria – NGV

The National Gallery of Victoria or NGV is one of the largest and most visited art museums in Australia. The National Gallery of Victoria is separated into two separate building in two separate  locations:

  • NGV International – Art collection from Europe, Asia, America, and Oceania
  • NGV Australia – Australian art, Indigenous and non-Indigenous art

Masterpieces of the National Gallery of Victoria

National Gallery of Victoria – NGV

  • Name:                 National Gallery of Victoria – NGV
  • Founded:            1861
  • Location:            Melbourne, Victoria
  • Range:                 Australian, European and Asian
  • Buildings:           2 separate buildings: NGV International & NGV Australia
  • Size:                     70,000 works

NGV International

  • Location:                      Southbank, Melbourne, Australia
  • Address:                       180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne
  • Type:                             Art museum
  • Collection:                   Europe, Asia, America, and Oceania.
  • Train Transportation:  Flinders Street Train Station
  • Tram Transportation: Swanston Street/St Kilda Road trams
  • Website:                       artgallery.nsw.gov.au

NGV International Map

Ian Potter Centre, NGV Australia

  • Location:                      Southbank, Melbourne, Australia
  • Address:                       Federation Square, Melbourne.
  • Type:                             Art museum
  • Collection:                    Australian art, Indigenous and non-Indigenous art
  • Train Transportation:  Flinders Street Train Station
  • Tram Transportation: Swanston Street/St Kilda Road /Flinders St Trams
  • Website:                         artgallery.nsw.gov.au

 

Ian Potter Centre NGV Australia

 

Ian Potter Centre, NGV Australia Map

National Gallery of Victoria

  • Name:             National Gallery of Victoria
  • Founded:        1861
  • Location:         Melbourne, Victoria
  • Range:             Australian, European and Asian
  • Buildings:        2 separate buildings: NGV International & NGV Australia
  • Size:                70,000 works

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“Those who lose dreaming are lost.”
– Australian Aboriginal Proverb

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Photo Credit: I, Sailko [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC BY 2.5], via Wikimedia Commons Photo Credit: 1) By Lakeyboy at English Wikipedia [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons; 2) By Peter Connolly (Melbourne – Ian Potter Centre – Entrance) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons