NGV Collection

Australian art

The NGV Collection comprises more than 68,000 artworks spanning thousands of years, from the art of ancient civilisations right up to contemporary art, reflecting a multitude of different disciplines, periods, styles and inspirations. The NGV Collection really is great, it’s yours and it’s free!

The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia is home to the Australian art collection – including works by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island communities, open 10am–5pm, closed Mondays. Entry to the NGV Collection is free; however entry fees may apply to special exhibitions.

If you’re planning to visit a specific work of art please contact us to check if it will be on display. Email enquiries@ngv.vic.gov.au or call +61 3 8620 2222.

Programs & Events

We invite new NGV Members to attend a free Orientation Tour designed especially for new Members. Join us for a tour of the facilities at…