For teachers and student groups

Plan your visit

We are delighted to welcome back school and student groups to the NGV in 2022.

2022 Collection Program

At the NGV, students participate in open-ended learning experiences where their ideas are encouraged and valued. Our inquiry-based approach provokes curiosity, inspires the imagination, and opens doors to new ways of thinking about the world.

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto Program

Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto is the first exhibition in Australia to focus exclusively on the significant contribution to twentieth-century fashion culture by the renowned French couturière Gabrielle Chanel (1883–1971).

Bark Ladies Program

Bark Ladies is an exhibition that celebrates the NGV’s extraordinary collection of work by Yolngu women artists from Yirrkala, in Northeast Arnhem Land.

Top Arts 2022 Program

Gain insight into the passions and concerns of young artists from schools across Victoria in the annual Top Arts exhibition.

Summer School for Students | The World of Fashion at the NGV

Step into the world of fashion in a two-day fashion intensive program at the NGV.

Virtual excursions

Our virtual excursions are hosted by NGV Educators and available for students of all levels across a range of subject areas. Be inspired, unpack the stories behind the artworks and discuss big ideas in art and design.

Learning Resources

Learn anywhere, anytime. Our digital learning resources are curriculum aligned and can be adapted to suit learners of different levels.

Teacher Professional Learning

Our professional learning programs provide rich opportunities to engage with art, connect with colleagues, and develop practical ideas to enhance teaching and learning.

Creative Catalyst

Enrich and extend learning with the NGV. Creative Catalyst provides high ability students in levels 3–10 with creative and challenging opportunities across the curriculum. Creative Catalyst is part of the Victorian Challenge and Enrichment Series, an initiative of the Department of Education and Training (DET) that provides opportunities for high-ability students in Victorian government schools.